The success was recorded by the troops on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in what the army described as one of the best in the outing of troops of 3 Battalion.
Quite surely, though, the president never uttered it, but President Buhari is over-joyed with the professionalism and discipline of Nigerian military.
Aisha, the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has welcomed her husband back from Maiduguri, Borno state, where he went to celebrate Nigeria’s Independence Day.
Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, the director of army public relations, confirmed that an improvised explosive device was discovered at a camp.
The Nigerian Air Force said the Boko Haram terrorists have returned to the Sambisa Forest after its fighter jets bombing the terrorists’ hideouts 108 times.
General Buratai has obviously lost his cool on the terrorism war in Nigeria. This much is reflected in the matching orders he issued to Operation Lafiya Dole.
A Boko Haram terrorist, Abba Mustapha, has been rescued by the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, during an cross-fire exchange between the group and the army.
Using its just acquired MI-35M helicopter gunship, the Nigerian Air Force has successfully hit at a base occupied by the Boko Haram terrorist groups in Borno.
The Nigerian Air Force has reported that it achieved success in the destroying a Boko Haram logistic base in Sambisa, an area which houses a vast forest.
A shake-up has occurred in the Nigerian Army with top commanders like Lucky Irabor and Ezugwu that led the fight against Boko Haram in the northeast affected.
Troops of the Nigerian Army have killed two Boko Haram fighters at Gujari village in Mafa local government as they planned attacks on communities in the area.
Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have gone after Boko Haram terrorist hiding inside forests in a clearance operation that successfully rooted the terrorists.
Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, his troops must respect human rights in the counter insurgency operation against Boko Haram
Wani babban Janar na Soja ya bayyana cewa akwai wasu shugabbanin Jihar Borno da ke da hannu a harkar Boko Haram wanda yace yanzu an kama wasu daga ciki.
Two prominent politicians and a traditional ruler affiliated with the Boko Haram group have been arrested during a military raid in Borno state.
Troops of the Nigerian army have killed 15 members of the Boko Haram terrorists and arrested one who were part of insurgents responsible for an attack on Rann.
Two soldiers of the Nigerian Army have been killed by Boko Haram terrorists on Tuesday, January 10 just as the insurgents' doctor and a commander were captured.
The army brigade in Buni Yadi, Yobe state was on Saturday evening, January 7, attacked by Boko Haram insurgents leaving about 5 soldiers and a captain dead
Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on Thursday, January 5, discovered one of the abducted Chibok School girls, Rakiya Abubkar, the Nigerian Army has revealed.
The Boko Haram commander was arrested on Friday night in the home of the caretaker chairman of Mafa local government area of Borno state after fleeing Sambisa.
President Muhammadu Buhari has received the flag of Boko Haram from Lucky Irabor, theatre commander of Operation Lafiya Dole at a special ceremony in Abuja.
Information coming from the Northeast has it that Nigerian army has arrested about 504 Boko Haram insurgents, while rescuing children and 1,880 women.