• Nigeria declares war against jihadist militants of armed ...

    Nigeria's military has announced a "massive" deployment of troops to its restive northeast to tackle armed group Boko Haram, after the president declared a state of emergency in the areas. President Goodluck Jonathan imposed a state of emergency in three states, including Yobe and Adamawa, but the offensive is widely expected to be concentrated in Borno, whose capital, Maiduguri, is a home ...

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  • Benin to deploy troops to antiBoko Haram task force Yahoo

    Mar 15, 2016· Benin will deploy 150 troops next month to assist a regional task force battling Islamist militant group Boko Haram, a statement from the task force said on Tuesday. Nigeriabased Boko Haram has survived attempts by African armies to destroy it and bands of militants have stepped up attacks in the Lake

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  • Boko Haram's Evolving Tactics and Alliances in Nigeria ...

    Since Boko Haram's[1] first attack on Bauchi prison in September 2010, the group has adopted increasingly sophisticated tactics to advance its goal of carving out an Islamic state in some parts or all of northern Nigeria. In the leadup to Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan's inauguration in May 2011, the group employed motorcycle driveby assassinations against .

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  • Nigeria's military collapsing as fight against Boko Haram ...

    Dec 06, 2018· Nigeria's military collapsing as fight against Boko Haram fails By World Tribune on December 6, 2018 Share on Facebook Follow on Facebook Add to Google+ Connect on Linked in Subscribe by Email ...

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  • Military Involved In Search For Missing Nigerian ...

    The Pentagon has announced the American effort to rescue the roughly 250 Nigerian schools kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram will include members of the military.

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  • Borno Elders Make Case for Arming CJTF THISDAYLIVE

    Tobi Soniyi Borno elders have requested President Muhammadu Buhari, to consider arming the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) members to help combat the Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast. The ...

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  • Niger kills 280 Boko Haram extremists in air and ground ...

    Jan 03, 2019· Niger claims to have killed more than 280 Boko Haram terrorists after the group seized towns and military bases in neighbouring Nigeria last month. The country's defence ministry said 200 ...

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  • Nigeria summit aims to revamp fight against Boko Haram

    The summit – two years after a first such highlevel gathering in Paris – comes as Nigeria's military pushes deep into Boko Haram's Sambisa Forest stronghold after recapturing swathes of ...

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  • Panic as LASG simulates accident on Third Mainland Bridge ...

    Apr 30, 2018· "We have also done this to create a synergy among our sister agencies, deliver what we have practised and test our response capacity and capability, including the use of hitech equipment recently procured by the state government. "As responders, it is our responsibility to save Lagosians when an accident occurs no matter where and how.

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  • Borno: Boko Haram Attack Villages In Eleven Gun Trucks ...

    Jun 19, 2018· Borno: Boko Haram Attack Villages In Eleven Gun Trucks – Police "Police personnel deployed to the area alongside troops of the Nigerian military engaged the terrorists and promptly repelled the attack. There was no casualty on the side of the police. "Meanwhile, reinforcement has been mobilised and deployed to the town.

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  • Where are British troops deployed overseas? BBC News

    About 6,000 military personnel are currently deployed in Germany, but this is scheduled to be reduced to 4,400 troops by 2016. ... They also train other forces in mine action skills, operate a dog ...

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  • 3 Soldiers Killed, Many Missing As Boko Haram Attacks ...

    Boko Haram terrorists. At least three soldiers were killed and several missing after a Boko Haram attack on a military base in Nigeria's northeastern Borno state, AFP has reported.

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  • Nigeria: Roadside Bomb Blast Blamed On Iswa Kills 5 People ...

    The News Agency of Nigeria reports troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole successfully repelled an attack coordinated by Boko Haram insurgents in Mafa town, Mafa Local Government Area of Borno. A Civilian Joint Task Force, Bulama Goni, who witnessed the incident, said the Boko Haram truck entered the town by 6: 15 pm, but was repelled by the high ...

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  • Nigerian Army modernization efforts. | African Military Blog

    Apr 02, 2016· Fortunately the ever changing tactics of the Boko Haram Terrorist which are aligned to ISIS and Al Qaeda at the same time has forced the Military high command to look back at their drawing board critically and make bold changes.

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  • 'Year of the Debacle': How Nigeria Lost Its Way in the War ...

    Taking advantage of links it had established with alQaida, Boko Haram rebounded, led by Yusuf's more warlike successor, Abubakar Shekau—the ranting, guntoting figure seen in its video ...

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