Tag: Troops

Breaking: Military Retake Gwoza; Epicenter Of Boko Haram Activities

By Chris Nomjov Gallant Nigerian Military troops, this morning recovered Gwoza, the headquarters and last stronghold of Boko Haram in Borno state, from the trip of the insurgents, pushing them out, to the fringes of the country. Director of Defense information, Major General Chris Olukolade, who disclosed the latest feat[Read More…]

Military Reclaims Bama; As Troops Keep Up Bid To Rid North East Of Insurgents

By Chris Nomjov Gallant Nigerian troops continued their onslaught against territories captured by Boko Haram insurgents, as they successfully recaptured the commercial city of Bama, Borno State, having snuffed out the threat of the insurgents. The Defence authorities stated in a tweet on the official twitter handle of the Nigerian[Read More…]

Troops Dislodge Terrorists From More Communities In Yobe & Borno

by Musa Abdullahi Air Force pounding of identified terrorists hideouts is continuing in some locations in Yobe and Borno States as part of ongoing campaign against terror. Major General, Chris Olukolade in a statement said Several sorties are being flown either in conjunction with ongoing ground assault by troops or[Read More…]

“These Foreigners Are Technical Military Experts” – Top Army Chiefs Speak On ‘Mercenaries’ Spotted In Maiduguri

By Chris Nomjov Top military commanders in the country have unequivocally stated that the so-called ‘mercenaries’ spotted in Nigeria, are foreign technical advisers that are providing trainings and instructions on the use of new armaments recently procured by the Nigerian military in the war on terror. This is to dispel[Read More…]

Nigerian Troops Recover Two More Local Government Areas From Boko Haram

Nigerian Army Press Release In continuation of avowed recovery of territories held by Boko Haram insurgents, the Nigerian military have recaptured Mafa and Marte Local Governments Areas of Borno State on Wednesday and Friday respectively. During these operations, the gallant and courageous troops recovered a large quantity of high caliber[Read More…]

Breaking: After Two Days Of Intense Operations, Troops Recapture Bara In Yobe & Gulag In Adamawa

by Musa Abdullahi Nigerian Military are sure winning the war against terrorists in the Northeast, reports just in as published by the Defence Headquarters say the communities of Bara in Yobe state Nigeria captured by terrorist has been taken over by the Military. Also in Adamawa state, the troops routed[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Repel Boko Haram Attack On Gombe

A combination of air and ground operation on Saturday repelled and pursued Boko Haram terrorists who invaded Gombe and tried to terrorise citizens. A tweet from Defence Headquarters handle confirmed the attack and the military overcoming it. “The terrorists attack on Gombe has been repelled. Troops are in pursuit”, the[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Dismisses CNN Purported Interview With Soldiers, Calls It Satanic

Hours after the exclusive interview with the Nigerian soldiers over Boko Haram insurgency was published by CNN, the military officials accused the famous edition of fabricating stories. Nic Robertson, the CNN journalist, travelled to Jos to learn more about the condition of the Nigerian military fighting the deadly sect in[Read More…]

Listen To Nigerian “Soldier” Tell CNN, Corruption Is The Root Of The Military’s Failure To Fight Boko Haram

Nigerian military disorganized, under-equipped in battle against Boko Haram, reports CNN I didn’t want to ask the question. I could already guess the pain behind the answer. “Do you think your husband is dead?” Her mouth twists, contorting her young face, tears welling in her already reddened eyes. “I don’t know…[Read More…]

Troops Kill Suicide Bomber In Gombe

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said a suicide bomber who rammed into a military check point in Bajoga, Gombe State on Tuesday failed to achieve his mission This information is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday by the Director of Defence Information, Maj.-Gen. Chris Olukolade. The statement said[Read More…]