Tag Archives: Insurgency

Nigerian Army To Recruit Nigerian Youths To End Insurgency In North East

According to Daily Post Nigeria, the Chief of Army Staff of Nigeria, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has announced that the army will soon embark in recruitment of Nigerian youths into the force to enable it fight insurgency in the north east of the country. Buratai, who was represented by Brig. Gen. Emmanuel Akpan, the…

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If Obasanjo Had Been In Power Today, Terrorists Would Have Been History – Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has taken to social media to express his opinion on the current state of insecurity in the country. The lawyer in a tweet explained that if former President ”Olusegun Obasanjo had been in power today, Boko Haram would have been history.” Sharing his opinion, FFK wrote, “If OBJ had been in…

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God Is Using Insurgency To Punish Nigerians For Their Sins – Sultan Of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll, has described the Boko Haram insurgency currently facing the Northern part of Nigeria as a punishment from God to the country for their misdeeds, Daily Post reports. The Sultan, who was represented by the Emir of Jiwa, Dr. Idris Musa, made this statement at the 5th International…

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Boko Haram Strikes Again Killing 30 In Borno, Many Houses And Vehicles Burnt

According to circulating reports, suspected Boko Haram insurgents in gun trucks have attacked Auno, a village near Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, killing over 10 people and destroying 18 vehicles. This was confirmed by the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Olusegun Adeniyi, who spoke to journalists at the headquarters operation Lafiya Dole Maiduguri…

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Nigerian Army kills 14 Boko Haram Terrorists & Rescues 21 Travelling Hostages in Borno

The Nigerian Army has killed 14 Boko Haram insurgents and rescued the 21 hostages abducted in Pulka village, Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno. Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, Director of Army Public Relations, disclosed this in a statement in Maiduguri on Friday, 7th of September.  “The troops have neutralised 14 Boko Haram and rescued 21 civilians, comprising…

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President Buhari Delivers Eid-el-Kabir Message To Nigerians

 President Buhari  To mark the coming Muslim Eid-el-Kabir celebrations on Thursday, 24th and Friday, 25th September, President Muhammadu Buhari has taken to address Nigerians. He emphasized on the need for Nigerians to be cautious of their security, while giving reassurances of his administration’s commitment to eliminate insurgency in the country. He directed the armed forces…

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