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2 soldiers killed, many terrorists eliminated as Nigerian Military battles Boko Haram in Damasak

Two young Nigerian soldiers who attempted to capture a Boko Haram informant were killed by terrorists who ambushed them just as the aircraft of...

Nigerian Army confirms elimination of 25 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

The Nigerian Army troops of `Operation Tura Takaibango’ have eliminated 25 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and captured cache of arms and ammunition in a clearance operation around Chikun Gudu and Kerenoa in Borno.

Borno govt approves N352m for CJTF, hunters

The Borno Executive Council has approved N352 million for the operations of the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, and hunters, in the fight against insurgency in the state.

Nigerian Military dismisses Amnesty Int’l report on alleged illegal detention, torture on civilians

The Defence Headquarters has kicked against the recent report by the Amnesty International entitled: “RE – “MY HEART IS IN PAIN” in which it alleged unprofessional conduct by the troop operating in the Boko Haram-ravaged Northeast.

Again, Zulum urges Boko Haram members to surrender

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has again urged members of the Boko Haram to stop the killings and surrender.

Boko Haram: Zulum commissions 400 Civilian JTF absorbed into Nigerian Army

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State on Wednesday commissioned about 400 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, enlisted into the Nigerian Army's supper camp strategy in the fight against insurgency in the state.

Buratai to Buhari: We’ve killed over 1,429 insurgents, arrested 116 informants, spies 

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, on Monday updated President Muhammadu Buhari on the successes recorded in the fight against insurgency in the North-East, saying 1,429 insurgents were neutralised in the last two months.

Insurgency: Maiduguri residents laud Zulum’s call for prayers

Some residents of Maiduguri have commended Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno over his appeal for a special prayer to end insurgency and restore peace to the war-torn state.

Nigerian Army captures 2 Boko Haram commanders, 14 others in Borno

The Nigerian Army says it has arrested 16 Boko Haram terrorists, including two top commanders of the sect during a sting operation.

Normalcy returns to Borno communities after Boko Haram attack

Normalcy have returned to Gubio and Magumeri communities of Borno after the Wednesday night attack coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents.

Police, vigilante groups forced us into killings, kidnapping in Zamfara – Repentant bandits

Some repentant bandits in Tsafe Local Government area of Zamfara, on Monday explained why they took up arms against the people of the area.

Police nab 4 kidnap suspects, destroy 4,960 parcels of cannabis in Borno

Police in Borno have arrested four suspected kidnappers and rescued one victim at Tuga village in Damboa Local Government Area of the state.

Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram attack in Borno community

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have successfully repelled Boko Haram insurgents’ attack at Jakana village in Kaga Local Government Area of Borno. The News Agency...

Bicycle-riding suicide bomber kills 3 Civilian JTF members, injure 17 others in Borno

Joseph Kwaji, the Police Public Relations Officer, said in a statement issued in Maiduguri that the incident occurred at about 8: 30 pm at Muna Delti area in the outskirt of Maiduguri.

Boko Haram kills 680 Civilian JTF

Six hundred and eighty  members of the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, have lost their lives to the Boko Haram insurgency from 2014 till...

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