Posts Tagged ‘Soldiers’

Borno State: Moments After Slaying 43 Farmers, Soldiers Hit Terrorists’ Camps, Kills 5

By Onwuka Gerald Nigerian Troops of Operation Fire Ball after a reprisal attack on Boko Haram’s hideouts in Borno, killed five terrorists and recovered Firearms, ammunitions and bags of grains. The development was confirmed in a statement on Sunday by the Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Brig. Gen. Benard Onyeuko. Gen Onyeuko said the Operation […]

#EndSARS: Nigerian Government Deploys Soldiers In Abuja | #EndSARSImmediately

The Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has deployed soldiers in several strategic locations in the nation’s capital, Abuja. It was observed that the deployment began around 10 pm yesterday barely days after the military high command announced that it would commence the ‘Operation Crocodile Smile’. The heavily armed soldiers were stationed at strategic parts of the Goodluck […]

Damboa attack: We killed 19 B/Haram insurgents but lost three soldiers — Army

The Nigerian army says 19 Boko Haram insurgents were killed during an exchange of gunfire on Wednesday in Damboa local government area of Borno state. In a statement on Thursday, Aminu Ilyisu, army operations media coordinator, said the insurgents attempted to infiltrate the troops’ location from three different fronts in the early hours of Wednesday. He said […]

Drama as soldiers beat up Lagos officials for seizing hawkers’ wares

The enforcement team of the Ikoyi/Victoria Island Clean-up Committee of the Lagos State Government has been attacked by some military personnel. BreakinTimes gathered that the incident happened at the Bonny Camp on the Victoria Island. In a statement on Wednesday, the government said the team had been conducting daily raids on the area. The officials were […]

BokoHaram didn’t kill 17 soldiers – Army

The Nigerian Army has denied reports that 17 soldiers were killed and  others abducted by insurgents in  the North-East. Describing the reports as “fake”, the Nigerian Army Operations Media Coordinator, Col Aminu Iliyasu,  in a statement on Tuesday cautioned against unverified claims and reports which he said were capable of undermining the counterinsurgency war. He […]
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Dalung Mourns Buhari’s Tragedy

The Minister of Youth and Sports,Barrister Solomon Dalung  has condemned the recent Boko Haram terrorist attacks on the 157 Task  Force Battalion at Metele, a Nigerian military base in Borno near Nigeria’s border with Niger Republic. The Minister  in a Statment issued on Tuesday by his Special Adviser Media,Nneka Ikem Anibeze  commiserated with President Muhammadu […]