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Update on the fight against Boko Haram in the North East

TROOP REPELS ATTACK ON GULAK AND GAJIGANA

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Following the attack on the town of Gulak and Gajigana which was repelled by the quick reimbursement of more soldiers to the area, led to the killing of 3 Boko Haram terrorists, while quite a number escaped with gunshot wounds.  A soldier also died in the fierce battle. Presently, the ...

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FRANCE TO SUPPORT NIGERIA TO FIGHT INSURGENCY

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In concerted effort towards a successful fight against terrorism, the French Government has promised to cooperate with the Federal Government to further strengthen the bilateral discussions on security relations existing  between the two Nations. The French Director of Military Intelligence, Lieutenant General Christophe Gomart gave this assurance when he paid a ...

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UPDATE ON OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE

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Troops of 7 Division Garrison Nigerian Army in Operation LAFIYA DOLE, made a remarkable progress by arresting a Boko Haram Terrorist kingpin, Mr John Trankil, at Kasuwar Shanu in Maiduguri metropolis. Preliminary investigation revealed that 9 terrorists sneaked into the Maiduguri armed with AK 47 assault rifles and a Hilux ...

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C-In-C President Buhari Decorates 3 Injured Soldiers With Purple Heart Ribbons

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President Muhammadu Buhari Decorates 3 Injured Soldiers With Purple Heart Ribbons in Adamawa State As a way of boosting the Morale of troops fighting insurgency in the North East, the C-In-C, President Muhammadu Buhari visited soldiers in Adamawa state. During his visit, three soldiers who sustained severe injuries in the ...

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FIGHT AGAINST BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS CONTINUES TO GAIN MOMENTUM

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The fight against Boko Haram terrorists is continuing to maintain its momentum with the discovery and destruction of terrorists’ camps, weapons and equipment, while the terrorists have been fleeing, and abandoning their bases. Troops were able to clear Boko Haram terrorists camps at Nwalemer, Mallemiri and Bale. Similarly in Gwoza ...

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MILITARY BRACES UP TO TACKLE HOMELAND CRIMES

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The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has put in place a joint operation of the army and air force to combat incidences of cattle rustling in the Kamuku Forest in the Northwest parts of the country which has so far routed out daredevil cattle thieves from the forest and recovered large herds ...

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NEW COMMANDER FOR OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE

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To meet up with the established time line of bringing to a successful conclusion the fight against terrorism and insurgency, the Nigerian Army has appointed a new Commander for OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE. He is Major General Yusha’u Mahmood Abubakar. Until this appointment, he was the Commander of Nigerian Army Armoured ...

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PHOTOS OF MORE RECOVERED ITEMS FROM BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS

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In our bid to keep you updated, I wish to inform you that our gallant troops yesterday made startling discovery while combing and clearing terrorists in and around Dikwa, Borno State. During the painstaking operation, the troops discovered pile of street lamps poles cut into pieces by Boko Haram terrorists ...

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Troops of 7 Division clears Gwoza-Yamteke road of Boko Haram explosives

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Unslought Against Boko Haram

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