Tags : Troops

Army Redeploys 55 Soldiers From Battlefield After Five Years

Troops of the 192 Battalion of the Nigerian Army have been relieved from the battlefield after serving in the Operation Lafiya Dole for several years. Some of the combatants who heaved a sigh of relief on Monday, November 9, 2020, following their redeployment from the battlefield had fought the counter-insurgency war in the North East […]

“Several Boko Haram Terrorists Killed In Borno” – Military

The Defence Headquarters has said several Boko Haram terrorists have been killed with their logistics facilities destroyed at Parisu in the Sambisa forest area of Borno State. In a statement issued on Friday, May 1, 2020, by the Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, the Operation was carried out by Air Task […]

Troops Kill 13 Bandits, Arrest Eight In Zamfara, Two Other

Troops have killed 13 bandits and arrested eight others in Zamfara, Katsina, and Kebbi States. The Acting Force Information Officer of Operation Hadari Daji, Captain Ayobami Oni-Orisan, disclosed this in a statement on Friday, February 21, 2020. He explained that the feat was recorded during clearance operations, ambushes and fighting patrols in several locations across […]

Bandits kill 11 villagers in Kaduna, Zamfara

Armed bandits have killed 11 people in separate attacks in northern Nigeria. A community leader and residents said disclosed this on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, noting that in the first incident on Monday, six vigilantes were killed when gunmen invaded Kakangi village in the restive Birnin Gwari area of Kaduna State. The Source said the […]

Trump Warns Iran Of ‘Major Retaliation,’ Threatens Sanctions On Iraq

U.S President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Iran avenges the killing of its key Military Commander; warning of massive economic sanctions against ally Iraq if the country expels U.S troops based there. The twin threats came as Iran announced it was further reducing compliance with a tattered international nuclear accord, ending limitations on numbers of centrifuges […]