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Nigerian Army hits back on misguided claims

Nigerian Army has said some misguided elements were waging psychological warfare against it, politicising the war against insurgents and also debunked reports that ragtag Boko Haram fighters had better weapons.

Nigerian Army: Video clip of soldier complaining of lack of weapon not new

The Nigerian Army has described as old a video clip that has gone viral showing a soldier complaining about lack of weapons to fight the Boko Haram terrorists.

Nigerian Army insists Baga under control amid rumours of Boko Haram take over

The Nigerian Army has insisted that Baga is under control, even though a fierce battle with Boko Haram fighters is still in progress.

Nigerian military clears air on Baga attack

The Nigerian Army will today address the press in Maiduguri on the confusing reports from Baga, a fishing town north of Borno.

Tukur Buratai urges troops to flush out remnants of Boko Haram terrorists

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General T.Y. Buratai, says troops of the Nigerian Army deployed in the northeast have what it takes to flush out the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists wherever they are hibernating.

Nigerian Army threatens legal action over Metele attack

The Nigeria Army has warned again about the fake news fabricated to demoralise troops, cast aspersion and discredit the military in its operations against the Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast.

Nigerian Army warns against subversion of democratic rule

The Nigerian Army has warned against “subverting the democratic process by peddling fake news and falsehood in order to demoralise the military in the war against insurgency and promote a change of government.”

Nigerian Army embarks on water project in Sambisa Forest

The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had drilled a bore hole in Sambisa Forest to enhance water supply to troops and communities in the area as part of efforts to make the forest habitable.

Militia spiritual leader killed in Benue

Notorious native doctor, Tordue Gber (Tiv Swem), who allegedly acts as a spiritual adviser to wanted armed criminal militias, has been killed.

Nigerian Army takes delivery of Innoson vehicles

To make good on its promise, the Nigerian Army has started taking delivery of some of the vehicles it has ordered from Innoson Motor Manufacturing Company, a local vehicle manufacturer, which the Army has configured fit for deployment for its counterterrorism Operation Lafiya Dole.

Nigerian military kills 107 Boko Haram terrorists, loses 3 soldiers, 1 civilian

Troops in Operation LAFIYA DOLE says it has been making tremendous progress in the ongoing Operation DEEP PUNCH 2 in the various Sectors.

Army chief Tukur Buratai orders immediate investigation on alleged extortion in Borno

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, has on Sunday ordered for an immediate investigation on allegation of long queues of trucks and extortion of motorists and drivers along Gamboru Ngala Road Borno state.

Christmas: Troops recover 200 cows from Boko Haram terrorists

Troops of 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, on Christmas eve, following a report that suspected Boko Haram terrorists carted away over 200 cows at Makandari Village in Kala Balge Local Government Area, mobilized a fighting patrol which pursued the terrorists to Beneri village.

General Buratai not involved in Boko Haram ambush – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has described an online publication that the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, has been wounded in an alleged ambush by Boko Haram terrorists at an unnamed location in the North East while on his way to pay troops courtesy as false.

Nigerian Army denies recruitment reports

The Nigerian Army has called on the general public to disregard the reports making the rounds on social media that it is recruiting.

Boko Haram: Army chief Tukur Buratai reassures troops of support

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Nigerian Army, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, has sent a special message of assurance, encouragement and commendation to troops of the Nigerian Army engaged in various operations both within and outside the country.

Four killed, 12 others injured in Boko Haram attack

Troops of 152 Battalion, 21 Brigade Nigerian Army on Operation LAFIYA DOLE encountered suspected Boko Haram terrorists who laid ambush for them along Banki-Bula Yobe road in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State.

Troops rescue 5 Boko Haram hostages in Borno

“Accordingly, the general public is please requested to continue to volunteer credible information to security agencies in the ongoing clearance operations in the North East,” he said

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