Former chief of army staff, Lieutenant-General Azubuike Ihejirika (retd) has said the poor and inadequate accommodation has left about 30,000 homeless. Ihejirika advocated for the construction of new barracks for troops.
A team of senior officers from headquarters Nigerian Air Force celebrated this year’s Christmas with airmen/airwomen of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri.
The Nigerian army on December 25 said its troops had been in pursuit of Boko Haram insurgents after repelling insurgents’ attack at Moloi area of Maiduguri.
The Nigerian army on Monday, December 25, said its troops killed three Boko Haram insurgents and recovered 200 cattle in Borno state, northeast Nigeria.
Gunmen early hours of Tuesday attacked Gidan Banobi community in Zazzaga district, Munya local government area of Niger state, kidnapped three persons.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state has called on Nigerians not to play politics with national security because of the 2019.presidential elections.
A security source has revealed that a top Boko Haram commander was arrested on Thursday, December 14, by the intelligence unit of the Borno state police command
Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna Central senatorial district has faulted the federal government’s approval of $1bn to fight Boko Haram insurgency.
Maj.-Gen Rogers Nicholas, the Theater Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole has called on people in the northeast to support the military in the counter-insurgency.
The former theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Ibrahim Attahiru, has disclosed that the army operations under his watch killed five Boko Haram leaders.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was received by Adamawa state governor Bindo Jibrilla. Osinbajo’s first meeting will be with the Lamido of Adamawa state.
The chief of army staff, Lt Gen Buratai, has said the political class, intelligence community, Nigeria police have roles to play for the B’Haram war to end.
The chief of defence staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin, on Wednesday, November 22, began an operational visit to troops fighting the Boko Haram insurgents.
The director of Amnesty International Nigeria, Osai Ojigho, condemns the deadly Boko Haram attack at a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa state, that killed 50 people.
Chief Emmanuel Inwuayanwu has called on the Federal government to begin a process of dialoguing with Boko Haram insurgents as a way of addressing the crises.
But it was met with the stiffest resistance they had ever encountered since 2011, when insurgents peaked heinous atrocities against the Nigerian state.
Soldiers have rescued 5 persons from Boko Haram captivity and destroyed a camp suspected to be used for training of inducted terrorists in Borno state.
He noted that the commission had the mandate to receive and manage funds allocated by federal government and international donor agencies for the resettlement.
The president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has called on Nigerians not to berate President Muhammadu Buhari for his call for focus on the Northeast area.
Oby Ezekwesili has come to the defense of the president over the allegation that President Buhari asked the World Bank to shift attention to northeast.
Four bombers were said to have been killed in a failed attempt to wreak havoc on Maiduguri, Borno state on the night of Wednesday, October 11, residents claim.
A sociopolitical group, north east youth forum has called on President Muhammad Buhari to reinstate the suspended secretary to government of the federation.