The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday in Abuja said that the force did not receive any rescue call regarding an attack on a Borno village on Sunday, 1st November, 2020.
As the decimation of the remnants of terrorists from the theatre continued, Operation FIRE BALL under Operation LAFIYA DOLE has neutralised members of Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Province.
The Nigerian Army on Tuesday laid to rest Colonel Dahiru Chiroma Bako who was killed from injuries he suffered in an ambush attack by Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri.
As the military onslaught against Boko Haram and ISWAP continues in the North East Nigeria, the military authority has successfully rescued 241 people from the terrorists after overpowering the criminals.
Communities in Munya local government area of Niger state have reportedly sighted some suspected armed fleeing bandits that were allegedly stranded and perambulating/walking aimlessly around the areas apparently in search of food items barely 24 hours after killing four soldiers in an ambush.
The six governors in North-east Nigeria, a region devastated by the Boko Haram terrorists have called on the President Muhammadu Buhari regime and governments at all levels to engage in dialogue with the insurgents.
Tayo Olanipekun The UK Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has restated the commitment of his country to supporting Nigeria and its neighbours in the fight against Boko Haram and Islamic State in West Africa. He made this known today when he visited the North Eastern part of Nigeria where insurgents have carried out series of attacks […]
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) representative to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Antonio Jose Canhandula, has said the problems of Boko Haram and insecurity in Nigeria are best tackled with increased social and economic inclusion of citizens by the Nigerian government. The UN scribe, in an exclusive interview […]
**Marking five years since Chibok abduction, UNICEF urges protection of children’s rights Bayo Akinloye More than 3,500 children, most of whom were aged 13 to 17, were recruited by non-state armed groups between 2013 and 2017 and have been used in the ongoing armed conflict in north-east Nigeria – UNICEF said today ahead of the […]
The Government of Japan has released USD 1,500,000 to fund community stabilization activities in Nigeria’s North-East region. These funds will be utilized through an ongoing programme launched in 2016, implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in Nigeria. The interventions being implemented in the region are aimed at supporting victims of Boko Haram insurgency in […]