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Army Approves Special Promotion For 3, 729 Troops Fighting Boko Haram

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai has approved special promotion for 3,729 troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE who participated in Operation DEEP PUNCH II in Sambisa Forest to crush Boko Haram terrorists. A statement by the army said the promotion “Is in recognition of their valour and uncommon commitment to…

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Cameroonian Defence Forces Inducted Into Operation Lafiya Dole

In an effort to intensify the onslaught against Boko Haram insurgents, The Nigerian military has inducted Cameroonian Defence Forces into Operation Lafiya Dole as part of efforts to intensify the onslaught against Boko Haram insurgents. This was revealed in a statement by the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu saying the inductees were…

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Nigeria Air Force Strikes At Boko Haram Location In Northern Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole has carried out air strikes on a Boko Haram location in Northern Borno. A statement signed by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa and made available to newsmen in Abuja on Friday, said the strikes represented another…

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Nigerian Troops Annihilate 63 Terrorists, Rescue 387 Hostages In Borno, Yobe

  Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Hassan Umoru has disclosed that Nigerian troops killed 63 Boko Haram terrorists and intercepted suicide bombers within this week alone. Gen Umoru stated this just as he announced that during the operation 90 suspects were killed, 33 Kalashnikov rifles, arms, and 887 ammunitions were recovered from the…

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