Saturday, April 17, 2021


Lake Chad

Nigerian Military decimates another ISWAP training camp in Borno – DHQ

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.

Nigeria: Ungoverned spaces and the policing problem, by Richard Ali

In my slice of Nigeria, there are two things best actively avoided. The first is anything that has to do with Nigerian hospitals, especially involving extended stays.

Nigeria will continue to support MNJTF – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that Nigeria will continue to provide support for the Multinational Joint Task Force, MNJTF, based in N’djamena, Chad Republic.

VIDEO: Nigerian Military’s multiple airstrikes kill ISWAP leaders in Lake Chad fringes

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.

Rattle Snake III: Nigerian Air Force bombards ISWAP’s hideout in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, through the Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has launched OPERATION RATTLE SNAKE III against terrorists’ elements in the North East of the Country.

Buhari lauds Chadian military over counter insurgency campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday commended the Chadian Forces over their contributions to the counter insurgency campaign in the Lake Chad basin.

Nigerian Air Force bombards scores of fleeing insurgents, destroys 2 gun trucks in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has neutralised some of Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, fighters at Malam Fatori, on the fringes of the Lake Chad, Northern Borno.

Boko Haram in disarray, fighters stranded without supplies – MNJTF

The Multinational Joint Task Force, MNJTF, in Chad, says the leadership of the Boko Haram terrorists group is currently overwhelmed and in disarray.

Nigerian Air Force uncovers Boko Haram meeting venue, neutralizes scores in Borno

The Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation Lafiya Dole has launched an onslaught on Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, fighters as they assembled for a meeting at their hideout in Kolloram on the fringes of Lake Chad in the Northern part of Borno State.

Nigeria lauds international support on Boko Haram, Lake Chad

Nigeria has lauded the international support to the country and neighbouring countries in addressing the challenges caused by the Boko Haram terrorists and the...

Nigerian Air Force destroys Boko Haram facilities in Borno

The Operation Lafia Dole of the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has destroyed some facilities of the Boko Haram terrorists, at Bukar Meram and Tumbun...

Lake Chad expert visits Theatre Commander, commends Nigerian troops’ gallantry

The leader of the delegation further revealed that in carrying out its mandate, it was expedient for the team to visit the Lake Chad Basin Commission member states.

Olonisakin visits wounded troops in Chad

Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin, has visited wounded troops engaged in the war against Boko Haram insurgents in Lake Chad region.

The 21st century scramble for Sahel West Africa, by Prof. Abubakar Liman

Before the desiccation of Sahara, archeological discoveries have proved the existence of lush green environment with abundance of flora and fauna in the Sahara...

PHOTOS: Nigerian Army routs Boko Haram in Lake Chad area, kills 4

Nigerian troops of the 7 Brigade Special Forces, 8 Task Force Division, have dislodged terrorists who have been gathering in Dawashi Gari village, an...

Boko Haram: Gen. Nani hands over to Gen. Olabanji, urges troops to sustain tempo

The outgoing General Officer Commanding 8 Task Force Division, Nigerian Army, Ali Nani, has urged officers and soldiers of the division to maintain the momentum...

Nigerian troops kill 13 Boko Haram terrorists in Lake-Chad, arrest smugglers in Monguno

By Ibrahim Sulaiman The Nigerian troops have killed at least 13 suspected Boko Haram terrorists in the Lake Chad area, with several others escaping with...

Boko Haram: Children used as suicide bombers on the increase, says UNICEF

By Mustapha Buhari, Maiduguri The United Nations Children Funds, UNICEF, on Monday released a new report on the  involvement of children in suicide bombings, in...

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