The Defence Headquarters says the sustained air strikes against terrorists’ elements in the North East have destroyed another camp of Islamic States of West Africa Province, ISWAP, in Borno.
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of “Operation Accord” have eliminated two bandits, arrested three and recovered a cache of arms and ammunition at Dajin Kajuru in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, says the military with its aggressive clearance operations will push the Darul Salam Terrorists group into extinction in no distant time in the country.
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, has eliminated 16 Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province, ISWAP, terrorist and arrested 11 in the North East in the last one week.
The Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has eliminated several armed bandits and destroyed their logistics facilities in massive airstrikes conducted in the Kuyambana Forest in Zamfara.
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of ”Operation Whirl Stroke” has recorded another success in the fight against terrorists, bandits and other criminal elements in the North Central region of the country.
The Defence Headquarters says the military in its operations has intensified the fight against crude oil theft, pipeline vandalism and illegal oil bunkering in the South South zone with significant successes.
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have raided some identified bandits’ camps in parts of Benue and Nasarawa states killing one and arresting four on Sunday.
Troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have continued onslaught against banditry in the North West by killing and arresting more bandits in their latest operations across the zone, Defence Headquarters says.
The Defence Headquarters has said that three soldiers were killed while two others sustained various degrees of injuries after an encounter with the Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in an attempt to scuttle the resettlement of Kukawa community in Borno.
The Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation Lafiya Dole, in continuation of airstrikes being conducted under subsidiary Operation Hail Storm, has neutralized some ISWAP Commanders at Bukar Meram on the fringes of Lake Chad in Borno State.
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have arrested 10 notorious bandits, rescued kidnapped victims and recovered rustled cows in the last few days within the North West theatre.
Defence Headquarters says the military has arrested seven suspected sea pirates, impounded bags of smuggled rice and destroyed oil thieves’ camp in the Niger-Delta region in the last one week.
The Batsari Local Government Development Forum, BALDF, has debunked a recent statement credited to the Defence Headquarters in Abuja, claiming that about 46 bandits were killed during a counter attack in the community.
The Defence Headquarters says the Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has scored a precise hit on Boko Haram terrorists’ meeting venue and neutralised several terrorists at Mainyakare on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest in Borno.
The Defence Headquarters says a total of 41 terrorists and scores of bandits were killed by the military troops in various operations across the North East and North West in one week.
Defence Headquarters on Tuesday announced that the Air Component of Operation Gama Aiki, on April 19, killed several armed bandits at Maguga in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger.
Several key Boko Haram Terrorists/ISWAP leaders have been killed in multiple air strikes conducted by the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole at Durbada in Borno, the Defence Headquarters has said.
The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, says the Armed Forces of Nigeria is ready to implement the Presidential directive on the fight against the Coronavirus, Covid-19, pandemic in the country.
The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said the number of military personnel killed in an ambush at Gorgi in Borno was 29 and not 47 as earlier reported.
The Defence Headquarters has concluded plans to recall its retired medical personnel back on active duty to help deal with the response to the novel Coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic.
The Defence Headquarters says Nigerian troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, OPLD, have destroyed the hideout of the Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, terrorists in an air strike at Muktu in Northern Borno.
The minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Thursday admonished Amnesty International, AI, to stop providing succor to terrorists with its “growing practice of constantly attacking the Nigeria military and casting them as the bad guys”.
The Defence Headquarters has on Tuesday debunked a false alarm raised by a self-styled online whistle blower, alleging that there was high profile embezzlement in the military.
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