Tag: Nigerian Defence Headquarters

Chadians Army Not Violating Our Territorial Integrity – Defence Headquarters

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has denied media reports that claimed that troops from foreign countries operating in the ongoing campaign against the insurgency in the North-East were violating the nation’s territorial integrity.The Defence authorities stated this on Tuesday, in a statement, posted on the official web site of the military;[Read More…]

More Insurgents Surrender Admist Rumours Of Shekau’s Death

The Nigerian military said on Monday that it has subdued more members of the extremist Boko Haram sect. The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, on Monday on Twitter said 10 terrorists surrendered to some troops at Kawuri village in Borno State. The terrorists are being held by the military for necessary security briefing,[Read More…]

Boko Haram:Some Terrorists Surrender with Weapons

Following relentless onslaught by troops, many members of the Boko Haram terrorists group are beginning to surrender voluntarily. Some of them submitted themselves and their weapons to the leadership of the troops in Konduga during a further campaign at the weekend. The Defence Headquarters has tweeted that “as the heat[Read More…]

Wanted Boko Haram Kingpin Among 486 Suspects Arrested In Abia – DHQ

  The Nigerian Defence Headquarters Tuesday said a wanted terror kingpin has been arrested among those apprehended in Abia State on Sunday. Suspected Boko Haram members were arrested some hours after security operatives detonated improvised explosive devices planted on the premises of a branch of the Living Faith World Bible[Read More…]

“Body Of Gwoza Emir Recovered” Military Confirms Terrorists Attack On 3 Emirs’ Convoy [Pictured]

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has said a band of terrorists today attacked a convoy of the Emirs of Gwoza, Uba and Askira who were travelling to Gombe for the funeral of the late Emir of Gombe.  A statement issued by Major General Chris Olukolade, the Defence Information Director Confirming the[Read More…]