Posts Tagged ‘Gwoza’

Nigeria Airforce Helicopter Attacked By Boko Haram, Airman Injured

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), said its helicopter conveying personnel on medical outreach programme at Gwoza came under attack by the Boko Haram  insurgents. A statement by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa made available to newsmen in Abuja disclosed this on Thursday, February 16, 2017. According to Famuyiwa, the […]

‘MMM Nigeria’ Donates Relief Materials To IDPs

‘MMM-Nigeria’, a community of mutual financial aid and donations, on Saturday donated relief materials worth N5 million to two Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the Federal Capital Territory. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the gesture was part of the community’s humanitarian week tagged ‘MMM cares’ to mark its one year anniversary. […]

Boko Haram Still Controls Our LGA, Gwoza – Internally Displaced Persons

Residents of Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State displaced by activities of Boko Haram ‎ have contradicted recent claims by the Federal Government and the military that Boko Haram has been completely wiped out. The IDPs stated that some towns are still under the control of Boko Hara. They stated specifically that Gwoza local government and other towns within […]

Nigerian Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack In Gwoza, Kill Many Terrorists

In  a battle that lasted over 3 hours, Gallant troops of the Nigerian Army repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists. The Army overpowered the terrorists with superior firepower. The terrorist sect members launched their attack from Sambisa Forest opened fire on troops at about 4am Many arms and ammunition were recovered, at the time of […]

Nigerian Army Clears Terrorist Camps In Gwoza Axis, Arrests Boko Haram Suspects

Army spokesman, Colonel Sani Usman, has said that the 25 Task Force Brigade has  cleared Boko Haram terrorists camps at Nwalemer, Mallemiri and Bale. Colonel Sani Usman also stated that Nigerian troops have cleared the Gwoza axis, and also destroyed terrorists camps in Tripkwopta and Gidan Gachi. He added, that with close air support by the Nigerian Air […]