Saraki urges collective fight against terrorism

Senate President Bukola Saraki, says it is the collective responsibility of world leaders to combat terrorism, reaffirming Nigeria’s commitment to the fight. Saraki said this during bilateral meeting with the Speaker of the Parliament of Iran, Ali, Larijani, at the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union…

Court jails 45 Boko Haram members, 468 suspects to undergo rehabilitation programmes

A Federal High Court sitting in Kainji, Niger State, has convicted and sentenced 45 Boko Haram members to between three and 31 years in jail, following the conclusion of the first phase of the trial during which 575 suspects were arraigned. In a statement issued in Abuja on Friday,…

Three Suicide Bombers Die in Failed Borno Hospital Attack

Three female suicide bombers on Wednesday died in a failed attack on a Borno Hospital, the police have said. The police in a statement by its spokesman in Borno State, Victor Isuku  thursday said: “Yesterday October 11, 2017, at about 2030 hours, at Molai Angwar, three female suicide bombers, with…

Troops Repel Boko Haram Terrorists Attack, Neutralise 15 And Capture Equipment

  Troops of 192 Task Force Battalion of 26 Task Force Brigade of Operation LAFIYA DOLE at about 8:35pm on Tuesday, 10th October 2017 displayed their fighting prowess to dislodge terrorists onslaught by successfully repelling Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) attack at their outpost from Yamteke axis…

Amnesty voices doubts about secret Boko Haram trials

Amnesty International on Wednesday said it had “huge concerns” about the mass trials of Boko Haram suspects, with press and the public banned from the hearings on security grounds. Proceedings began this week at four civilian courts set up at a military base in Kainji, in central Niger state, with…

ISIS didn’t kill 30 soldiers in North East – Army

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday dismissed as “falsehood” the reported killing of 30 troops by Islamic State (ISIS) in the North East. Reports had said ISIS ambushed and killed 30 Nigerian troops on Friday in the  North East. The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Theatre Command of Operation…

​Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists Neutralize 2 AND Recovers Food Stuff  

The Nigerian Army Mobile Strike Teams (MSTs) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE resolve to rout the remnants of Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) has yielded yet another result with…

Nigerian Army transfer 760 suspected Boko Haram members to Borno State Government for reintegration into the society

The Nigeria Army on Friday said it has transferred 760 suspected Boko Haram members to Borno State Government for reintegration into the society. The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, disclosed this in a statement in Maiduguri. Nwachikwu…

Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists Recover Weapons And Motorcycle

  The Troops of 151 and 202 Battalions of 21 Brigade Nigerian Army, under Operation LAFIYA DOLE in furtherance of clearance and blockade Operation DEEP PUNCH II in separate but well-coordinated attacks simultaneously on Wednesday, 4th October 2017 at about 10:00am laid ambush on unsuspecting Boko…