Biu Suicide Attack: Governor Kashim Shettima Visits Biu

Governor Kashim Shettima was in Biu to condole the people of the Local Government over the sad incident of Saturday 2nd September, 2017 when two female suicide bombers detonated bombs at two locations in Biu main market. Eighteen people…

Boko Haram war: Army replaces Commander Op. LAFIYA DOLE

The military has removed the Theatre Commander of the counter-insurgency operation, Operation LAFIYA DOLE in the North East, Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and replaced him with a new commander, Maj.-Gen. Nicholas Rogers . Military sources said the new Theatre Commander, who was the Chief of Logistics…

Soldiers kill 7 terrorists, recover arms, IED in Borno

The Nigerian Army said its soldiers on counter insurgency operations in the north east killed seven members of the Boko Haram terrorists group in two separate operations in some parts of Borno State. Director, Army Public Relations Brigadier-General Sani Usman, who made this known in a statement said…

NAF jets hit Boko Haram hideouts, kill several insurgents

The Nigerian Air Force ( NAF ) said on Tuesday it has carried out bombings of Boko Haram targets in the North East, killing scores of insurgents through air strikes. The NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Vice Marshal Olatokunbo Adesanya, said in a statement in Abuja that the force…

Former President Jonathan Replies Gov. Shettima on Chibok Girls

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday dismissed claims credited to Borno State Governor, Kashim Shetima, as parochial and jaundiced. Shettima on Thursday accused the ex-President of bad governance and poor choices. But Jonathan in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Ikechukwu Eze, strongly…

Jonathan Tried To Remove Me, Accused Me Of Kidnapping Chibok Girls-Shettima

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State yesterday said that former President Goodluck Jonathan wanted to remove him as governor. Shettima spoke in Abuja at the public presentation and launch of ‘On A Platter Of Gold: How Jonathan Won and Lost Nigeria’, a book written by Bolaji Abdullahi, the National…

Troops Capture Boko Haram Terrorist, Neutralize Many and Recover Weapons

  Troops of 202 Battalion of 21 Brigade Nigerian Army in Conjunction with elements of Mobile Strike Teams (MSTs) on Operations LAFIYA DOLE, in furtherance of clearance and blockade Operation DEEP PUNCH 2, on Saturday 25th November 2017, cleared Boko Haram terrorists' enclaves in Abusuriwa, Newchina,…

Boko Haram kills three soldiers, wounds six in Borno

Buhari receives progress report on 106 freed Chibok girlsA Boko Haram raid on a military base in Magumeri of Borno State on Saturday has claimed three soldiers.  The insurgents wounded six others.The Deputy Director Public Relations of 8 Task Force Division, Col Timothy Antigha disclosed this on…