Posts Tagged ‘Insurgency’

“Don’t Relent In Battlefield, Attacks Can Come From Anywhere” – CAS To Nigerian Troops

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has charged the personnel of the Air Task Force (ATF) Command, Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), to maintain the pace of fight against Boko Haram terrorists in the Northeast. He gave this disclosure during an Eid-el-Kabir feast, recently arranged for the front line troops at the […]

291 Security Personnel Dead; Afghan Govt Blames Taliban For Fresh Onslaught Of Killings

The Taliban has reportedly killed at least 291 Afghanistan security personnel over the past week. According to the AFP, a top government official revealed this on Monday, fingering the insurgents as the perpertrators of a wave of violence ahead of potential talks. Javid Faisal, spokesman for the National Afghan Security Council said:“The previous week was […]

Sorrow Mounts In Borno As Death Toll Rises To 81, With Village Head Missing

Borno State is in a renewed mood of mourning, as death tolls for the latest Boko Haram attack on Tuesday continues to climb. Statistics of victims rose to eighty-one on Wednesday, as authorities reveal that 13 persons are in critical condition, and seven more kidnapped. Earlier reports suggested that sixty-nine persons died yesterday after Boko […]

CATHOLIC BISHOPS TO BUHARI: Those who fail to protect God’s children are as evil as those killing them

Catholic bishops have declared to the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari that the killing of God’s children is evil, likewise the failure to protect innocent people from the relentless attacks by Boko Haram insurgents. The Catholic Bishops made the declaration on Sunday when they took to the streets in their numbers in Abuja […]

At least 50 killed in northern Nigeria ‘bandit’ attacks

At least 50 people were killed in multiple attacks by armed ‘bandits’ on villages in an area of northern Nigeria rife with cattle theft and kidnappings, local officials said Monday. Sources said around 100 armed assailants stormed into the villages of Kerawa, Zareyawa and Minda in Kaduna state at dawn on Sunday, gunning down worshippers […]

[VIDEO] Boko Haram fighters in UN camouflages, vehicles trying to invade Maimalari Cantonment Busted

Boko Haram fighters trying to invade Maimalari Military cantonment in Maiduguri using United Nations vehicles and outfit to disguise as UN staffs were busted by the Vigilance of soldiers on duty at the gate. See pictures and video below as obtained through our source from the arrest.