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Boko Haram attacks Yobe town, engages troops in gun duel

Boko Haram insurgents reportedly invaded Tarmuwa, the headquarters of Babangida local government area of Yobe State on Sunday. Babangida is about 50km North-East of...

Troops kill 42 bandits, record one fatality

About 42 bandits were, on Monday, neutralised in the Shiroro area of Niger State by a joint military-police operation. Security operatives were deployed to the...

Go after Boko Haram insurgents, others, Army chief charges troops

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Farouk Yahaya, on Wednesday ordered troop commanders to go after Boko Haram insurgents and other criminal elements. Yahaya,...

Sustain efforts against Boko Haram, ISWAP, others, Air Chief tells troops

The Chief of Air Staff, Oladayo Amao, has urged the troops of the Nigerian military to sustain its offensive against Boko Haram, ISWAP and...

Troops arrest 81 bandits, rescue 33 victims in N/West — DHQ

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has disclosed that troops of Operation Hadarin Daji arrested 81 bandits, their collaborators and other criminal elements in the last...

Deploy more troops to tackle bandits, insecurity, Kaduna govt urges Army

The Kaduna State Government has urged authorities of the Nigerian Army to deploy more troops to the state in order to tackle banditry and...

Troops foil terrorists attack on Borno community

The Nigerian Army has said that troops of 25 Task Force Brigade repelled terrorists attack on Damboa town in Borno State on Sunday. The troops...

Troops kill four notorious bandits in Kaduna forest’s valley

Four notorious bandits have been killed in a valley popularly known as ‘Maikwandaraso’ in the Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. According to reports,...

Plateau attack: Soldiers said they weren’t ordered to stop invaders –...

The paramount ruler of Irigwe ethnic nationality in Plateau State, His Royal Highness, The Bra Ngwe Irigwe, Rt Rev Ronku Aka, has said that...

Troops rescue six, foil two kidnap attempts — Kaduna govt

The Kaduna Government has disclosed that troops of Operation Safe Haven rescued six abductees and foiled two kidnap attempts in Jema’a Local Government Area...

Covid: WHO declares new strain ‘Omicron’ variant of concern

The World Health Organisation today assigned the Greek letter Omicron to a newly identified Covid variant in South Africa. The U.N. health agency recognized the...
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