Posts Tagged ‘MNJTF’

ISWAP Under Pressure To Establish Caliphate Near Lake Chad ~ Multinational Force

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 24, 2019
The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) says the flurry of attacks by the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) in the last couple of weeks followed pressure mounted on them by foreign collaborators to establish a caliphate. It, however, assured that it was working with national forces to thwart the terrorists’ effort to make the […]

Another Nigerian Soldier Executed by #ISWAP Terrorists [WARNING GRAPHIC PICTURES]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 26, 2019
In a shocking development, Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) has released graphic images showing the execution which it claims to be a Nigerian solider. In an earlier report this month, Islamic State West Africa(ISWAP) released video of five Soldiers Simultaneously Executed in Borno, Nigeria. ISWAP previously published a video online showing the execution of […]

President Buhari heads to N’Djamena to tackle Boko Haram

by Breaking Timeson November 29, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday departed Abuja for N’Djamena, Chad, to preside over the Summit of Heads of States and Governments of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC). Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in a statement in Abuja said the meeting of the Heads of States and Governments of […]

APC: Buhari is Winning Support and Friends for Nigeria

by Breaking Timeson June 18, 2015
The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday described as “a product of poor thinking and deliberate mischief”, the statement credited to the “so-called” PDP Media Watchdog asking President Muhammadu Buhari to resign because of his comments over his age. In a statement in Lagos by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said if the […]

US Promises £3.2 Million to Fund MNJTF

by Breaking Timeson June 16, 2015
The US says it will give $5m (£3.2m) towards a multi-national task force being set up to fight Nigeria’s militant Islamist group Boko Haram. Boko Haram “was not just a Nigerian problem”, US official Linda Thomas-Greenfield said. The group was blamed for suicide bombings which killed more than 20 people in neighbouring Chad on Monday. Chad will […]

President Buhari Releases N4.1 Billion to MNJTF

by Breaking Timeson June 15, 2015
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ordered the release of $21 million (about N4.1billion) out of the $100 million pledged by Nigeria to the Multi-National Joint Task Force against Boko Haram. Buhari, who gave the indication while chairing the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) meeting at the ongoing AU summit in Johannesburg, South Africa, […]