Category Archives: RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM

JSTF BUST TERRORISTS’ LAIR AT KANO..ARREST 4 SUSPECTS; SIX AK47 RIFLES, 15 IEDs SEIZED

An Otokar Cobra APC on urban counterterrorism counterinsurgency patrols THISDAY 28 March, 2013 By Ibrahim Shuaibu Operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in Kano on Thursday arrested four terrorists and a number of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) specialists during … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY LAUNCH INFORMATION ALERT SYSTEM TO TACKLE TERROR

First fresh photo since the 1990s: Nigerian Army Steyr 4K-7FA Armoured Personnel Carriers CHANNELS TELEVISION, LAGOS 27 March, 2013 The Nigerian Army has launched an online information system that will track and tackle terrorist threat in the country within fifteen … Continue reading

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JSTF TROOPS REPEL ATTACK ON OUTPOST AT GEIDAM, N.E NIGERIA…KILL 4 TERRORISTS IN ENSUING GUN BATTLE; 3 AK47 RIFLES SEIZED

An Army Otokar Cobra APC and a Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) Ford Ranger 4WD patrol van at the frontlines in northern Nigeria DAILYPOST 27 March, 2013 The Joint Task Force, Operation Restore Order has said that its men in Geidam local … Continue reading

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INSECURITY: SENATE IN 6-HOUR CLOSED DOOR MEETING WITH MILITARY AND SECURITY CHIEFS

Senator David Bonaventure Alechenu Mark, President of the Nigerian Senate THE GUARDIAN 28 March, 2013 WORRIED by persistent violence, especially in the northern part of the country, the Senate Wednesday met with service chiefs and heads of security agencies. At … Continue reading

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VIGILANT SSS OPERATIVES INTERCEPT TRUCK CARRYING ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS HIDDEN BETWEEN SACKS OF PRODUCE; REVEAL PLOT TO BOMB 16 TARGETS SIMULTANEOUSLY IN LAGOS

Storm troopers of the State Security Service(SSS) THISDAY 27 March, 2013 The recent stringent security measures in Lagos and other Southwestern states appear to be paying off with yesterday’s interception and arrest by operatives of the State Security Service (SSS) … Continue reading

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LAGOS TERROR THREAT: NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE REPATRIATE 57 ILLEGAL NIGERIENS; POLICE, LAGOS TASK FORCE GRAB 17 NIGERIANS IN ERROR

Mr Rliwan Bala Musa, Ag. Comptroller General of Immigration THISDAY 27 March, 2013 The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Monday repatriated 57 out of the 100 illegal immigrants arrested during last Friday’s raid in Ijora-Badia area of Lagos State by the … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SUSPECTED TERRORISTS’ HIDEOUT DISCOVERED IN LAGOS PROPERTY OF AN ‘UNNAMED STATE GOVERNMENT’ ; 93 SUSPECTS HANDED OVER TO IMMIGRATION

Boko Haram militants pose in front of satellite imagery of Bauchi, NE Nigeria VANGUARD March 26, 2013 By Evelyn Usman Fresh facts emerged, Monday, on the presence of more illegal aliens suspected to be terrorists in Ijora area of Lagos, … Continue reading

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2 TERRORISTS KILLED AS IED EXPLODES PREMATURELY IN KANO; FOUR ACCOMPLICES, INCLUDING 2 NIGERIEN NATIONALS, ARRESTED

Men of the Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) atop an Otokar Cobra APC AFP March 23, 2013 KANO Two suspected members of Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram were killed Saturday when an explosive they tried to throw at policemen at a checkpoint … Continue reading

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SPECIAL TASK FORCE – OP SAFE HAVEN: MILITARY WILL WITHDRAW AFTER PEACE RETURNS TO THE JOS PLATEAU – DHQ

Troops and Panhard VBL M11 scout car of the STF on urban CTCOIN operations on the Jos Plateau THE GUARDIAN 21 March, 2013 THE Defence Headquarters, Abuja, has said it would withdraw the Special Task Force (STF) from the streets … Continue reading

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KANO BOMBING: SECURITY BEEFED UP AT BAUCHI BUS PARKS

Saxon APC of the Police Mobile Force’s MOPOL 10 Squadron in Bauchi, NE Nigeria VANGUARD March 21, 2013 By Suzan Edeh Bauchi Security has been beefed up in motor parks and other areas in Bauchi metropolis in a bid to … Continue reading

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