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9 IDPs killed by Boko Haram buried

Amidst tears, residents of Daima village in Kala Balge local government area of Borno state yesterday buried nine of their colleagues who were slaughtered by Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday. Daiman, a border community near Cameroon, is just a few ...

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Troops kill scores of terrorists in ambush

Troops of 151 Battalion, 21 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, said they naturalised scores of terrorists during an ambush at their crossing point at Bocost, Ngurosoye-Bama road, in Borno state.   The incident, according to army spokesperson, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, ...

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Car crash at Benue IDPs camp

A Toyota Corolla has rammed through the perimeter fence of the camp holding those displaced by flood in Makurdi, the Benue state capital. But no live was lost in the crash, which occurred at about 4:27 p.m. The lone driver ...

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Shoot-out: Injured soldiers alive – Army

igerian Army has announced that the two soldiers who sustained several wounds from gunshots during a raid on criminal hideouts in Rivers state were alive and responding to treatment. Spokesperson of 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, Col. Aminu Iliyasu, ...

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Troops kill top Boko Haram commanders

Nigerian Army said yesterday it had neutralised several Boko Haram commanders and many of their foot soldiers in the ongoing operation against the insurgents in the North-east. Spokesperson of the Nigerian Army, Sani Usman, said in a statement that the ...

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Military neutralize 5 top Boko Haram leaders

  Nigerian Army and the Air Force neutralised five top Boko Haram terrorists leaders and some of the group members during artillery and air strikes on some terrorists locations. Top terrorist leaders killed during the operation, according to statement from ...

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A night at the frontline

MUSA UMAR BOLOGI writes on his experience in the frontline of the ongoing fight against Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria.   Monday, 7 August 2:02am Enemy’s ambush Bullets were flying around and everybody ran for cover.  “Give me my rifle,” ...

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