“Operation Crack Down” yielding positive results in Sambisa – CDS

Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin, Wednesday, reaffirmed that the military would intensify its offensive in the Sambisa Forest until the area was completely rid of terrorists. Speaking at the inauguration of some projects at Navy Town, Ojo, Lagos, he said that the “Operation Crack Down” recently launched into Sambisa was yielding positive […]

Operation crack down update: Troops kill fleeing terrorists, recover arms, ammunition

The Nigerian Army, Friday, said its troops on Thursday night ambushed and killed some fleeing Boko Haram terrorists from the Sambisa forest. A statement issued by the acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, said the terrorists were ambushed at their crossing point along Maiduguri-Bulabulin-Damboa road. It quoted Usman as saying the troops […]

Terrorists surrender due to sustained offensive, air strikes – Army

igeria military says scores of terrorists in the North-East have continued to surrender to troops in the front line due to sustained offensive by ground troops and pre-emptive air strikes by Nigerian Air Force. A statement issued on Sunday in Abuja by the acting Army Director of Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, said more terrorists have also […]