Sunday, March 7, 2021



SSS operatives raid bandit camp, intercept ‘sophisticated weapons’ in Kaduna

The operatives of the Department of State Security service, SSS, have reportedly raided a forest camp belonging to a network of seven armed bandits in Kaduna State, recovering some sophisticated weapons during the operation.

2023: Igboho demands Oduduwa Republic, threatens to kill all Yoruba politicians who reject his agitation

The self-acclaimed Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, has begun agitation for Oduduwa Republic, threatening to eliminate Yoruba politicians who refused to support his session plans before 2023.

Boko Haram releases abducted bride, bridesmaids ‘after screening their phones’

Boko Haram terrorists have released bride and bridesmaids a few hours after their abduction along Maiduguri-Damaturu highway. The bride’s entourage were travelling to Damaturu to...

Boko Haram landmine injures TCN staff repairing damaged powerlines

At least two staff of the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, were severely injured when their vehicle ran on a landmine allegedly laid by...

Finally, Kagara students regain freedom from bandits

The kidnapped staff and students of Government Science College Kagara have finally regained freedom from the armed bandits in Niger State. A top police officer...

Orlu attack: Nigerian Army recovers bodies of 4 soldiers killed by IPOB militia

The Nigerian Army has recovered the corpses of four soldiers killed by members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in Orlu, Imo State.

BREAKING: Nigerian troops reclaim Marte from Boko Haram insurgents

Following a 48-hour ultimatum given by the Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Ibrahim Attahiru, Nigerian troops have successfully recovered Marte town from the ISWAP/Boko Haram terrorists.

Fear of civilian casualties hampering liberation of Marte, other towns in Borno – Military source

The 48-hour ultimatum given by the Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Ibrahim Attahiru, to Nigerian troops to liberate Marte and other towns seized by the Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State is fast elapsing.

Nigerian troops arrest 20 IPOB militias after Orlu attack

Nigerian Armed Forces have nabbed 20 members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, after attacks on soldiers and civilians in Orlu Local Government Area of Kano State.

EFCC promotes its Chairman designate Bawa, 88 other officers

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has promoted its designated acting chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa and 88 other officers of the commission.

VIDEO: Nigerian troops take over Shekau’ Farm in Sambisa forest

Nigerian soldiers have overrun a farm allegedly owned by Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, in the Sambisa forest, just as the military troops successfully repelled ISWAP terrorists who attacked Dikwa town on Friday evening.

BREAKING: Bandits storm secondary school in Niger, abduct ‘many schoolboys’

A large number of students, whose exact figure is yet to be ascertained, have been abducted by armed bandits at Government Science College, GSC...

Invest in the Media: A clarion call to Northern elites, by Adnan Mukhtar Tudunwada

For ages, Northern Nigeria, fondly called Arewa, has been a watershed for precipitating sinister agendas, from backwardness, poverty and illiteracy to all sort of filth in the development indices.

81 Boko Haram insurgents killed as Nigerian Army loses 1 soldier to landmine in Sambisa

The Nigerian Troops have eliminated 81 Boko Haram fighters in Sambisa axis and lose one soldier from landmine attack.

Nigerian troops kill 31 Boko Haram fighters, destroy 9 Gun Trucks in Askira Uba

No fewer than 31 Boko Haram fighters were killed on Wednesday by the Nigerian troops who foiled a terrorists' attack in Askira Uba town in Borno State.

Nigerian Army nabs Civilian JTF member over fake report on alleged killing of soldiers

The Nigerian military has arrested a member of anti-Boko Haram vigilante, popularly known as Civilian JTF, Umar Muhammed, for sharing fake information on alleged...

Nigerian troops foil Boko Haram ambush, kill 19 fleeing insurgents in Rann

Nigerian Troops on Tuesday foiled an attack, destroying 19 terrorists in five gun trucks, after a fierce gun battle with Boko Haram fighters in Rann town of Kala-Balge Local Government Area of Borno State.

Nigerian Army appoints new spokesperson

The Nigerian Army has appointed Mohammed Yerima, a brigadier-general, as its new spokesperson, replacing Sagir Musa who is also a brigadier-general.

Nigerian troops commended for eliminating 52 Boko Haram fighters

The theatre commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Faruk Yahaya, has urged Nigerian troops to sustain the military offensive against Boko Haram fighters,...

Nigerian Army denies executing 6 Igbo soldiers, says ‘secret trials not our culture’

The Nigerian Army has debunked a report that six Igbo Christian soldiers were secretly executed on January 25, on the instruction of the immediate-past Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Tukur Buratai.

RIPAN raises alarm over renewed rice smuggling, says farmers at risk of losing N3.4trn investment

The Rice Processors Association of Nigeria, RIPAN, has raised the alarm over an alleged resurgence of rice smuggling in the country, saying that the, if allowed to continue, will reap the farmers of N3.4trn investment.

Troops eliminate Boko Haram commanders as ISWAP fighters overthrow Amir Abbagana in bloody ‘coup’

In a renewed counter-insurgency operation, Nigerian troops in collaboration with the Multi-Joint Taskforce, MNJTF, have eliminated top Boko Haram commanders Friday in strategic ambushes. A...

Nigerian Troops invade 4 Boko Haram camps, kill scores in Sambisa Forest

The Nigerian troops with the support of the Multinational Joint Taskforce, MNJTF, have invaded four Boko Haram strongholds in North-East.

In tactical maneuver, Nigerian troops foil ISWAP’s attempt to take-over Marte military base

In a tactical manoeuvre, Nigerian troops have foiled an ambush planned by the Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, and Boko Haram terrorists at Marte Military Base in Borno State.

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