Next Week Nigerian Army Set To Conduct “Operation Harbin Kunama II’’

The Nigerian Army will between April 18 and April 22 conduct operation “Harbin Kunama II – Scorpion Sting’’ in the North-Central and North-West to further checkmate criminal activities and security challenges in the sub-regions Maj.-Gen. David Ahmadu, the Army’s Chief of Training and Operations, announced this on Thursday at a news conference. Ahmadu said that…

Yobe State: Normalcy Returns After Army/Police Clash

The Nigeria Police Force is abreast of the unfortunate incident that occurred in the early hours of today 12th April, 2017 in Damaturu between the personnel of the Force and that of the Nigerian Army. 2.  Consequently, a joint investigation team has been constituted by the Chief of Defence Staff to harmonize the findings from…

Nigerian army frees 593 Boko Haram suspects

The Nigerian army has reportedly freed no less than 593 people who were suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists after they were cleared of having any ties with the terrorist group. According to Brigadier General Abdulraman Kuliya, the chief of army staff directed that those arrested be “released unconditionally if found not to have anything…

593 Boko Haram Cleared by Nigerian Army Handed Over To Borno Government

The Nigerian military have released 593 detainees after they had been cleared of any association with the Boko Haram terrorists. The Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, handed over the detainees to officials of the Borno Government at a ceremony in Maiduguri on Monday. Irabor, represented by Brig.-Gen. Abdulrahman Kuluya, said the…

Nigerian Army Confirms Death of Soldier, 4 Policemen in Ikorodu Ambush

The Nigerian Army in Lagos on Sunday confirmed the death of a soldier and four policemen in an ambush by suspected criminal gangs in Ishawo Community in Ikorodu. The confirmation was made in a statement by 81 Division’s Acting Deputy Director, Public Relations, Lt.-Col. Olaolu Saudi. “At about 3 a.m. on Sunday, April 9, a…

UN Experts Arrive Nigeria To Deal With Landmines Scourge

A team of UN experts has arrived in Nigeria to assess the number  of  landmines  Boko Haram terrorists have laid in the Sambisa Forest. Ms Agnes Marcaillou, Director, UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS), told a  correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in New York that the team arrived the country on Tuesday. According…

No Abduction of 22 Girls in Pulka – Nigerian Army

The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a news story circulating on Social Media and some mainstream media from Pulka town in Gwoza LG, BornoState State. Circulating wrong information that suspected Boko Haram terrorists have allegedly attacked Pulka town in the Northeast and abducted 22 women, attributing it to an unidentified Bulama…