Monthly Archives: June 2013

JSTF SMASH BOKO HARAM CELL IN FUNE (YOBE) …RECOVER ARMS, VEHICLES

A combined team of soldiers and MOPOL cops, normalcy restored, walk through a battle-scarred neighbourhood in the volatile commercial city of Potiskum in the northeast of Nigeria following days of urban warfare waged against invading Boko Haram terrorists, last year. … Continue reading

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20 BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS, 2 POLICE OFFICERS KILLED IN N.E NIGERIA AS TROOPS ENGAGE INSURGENTS IN HOURS-LONG GUN BATTLE

JSTF soldier(r)and cop on urban combat and house clearing operation in NE Nigeria PRESS TV Sat, 29 Jun 2013 Twenty-two people including two police officers have been killed in an hours-long shootout between Nigerian troops and members of the Boko … Continue reading

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SPANISH NAVY REVISIT NIGERIA FOR JOINT TRAINING, 30 JUNE – 3 JULY…’MV RAYO’ TO BE RECEIVED MIDSTREAM AND ESCORTED TO BASE BY NNS ANDONI P100

NNS Andoni P100, a 31 metre patrol ship crafted with pride in the Federal Republic of Nigeria THE NATION 29 June, 2013 A Spanish Navy Ship, MV RAYO, is scheduled to visit the Western Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy … Continue reading

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BORNO YOUTHS VIGILANCE GROUP ARREST BOKO HARAM COMMANDER, 15 OTHERS IN MAIDUGURI ; TERRORISTS ATTACK 7 COMMUNITIES IN THE MANDARA MTS, HIDING IN CAVES

JSTF troops on the streets of Maiduguri, N.E Nigeria •Terrorists Sack Seven Hill Communities, Hide in Caves • Shettima Urges Fleeing Elders To Return MEN of the Borno Youths Vigilance Group (BYVG) Friday in Maiduguri, the state capital, arrested four … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY MARKS 150TH ANNIVERSARY ; COMBAT MARCH, EQUIPMENT DISPLAY, PARATROOP JUMPS AND WAR DOG DISPLAYS SLATED FOR ‘ARMY DAY 2013’

Palmaria 155mm SP artillery of the Nigerian Army DAILY INDEPENDENT 29 June, 2013 By Stella Odueme-Omona Abuja The Nigerian Army (NA) commenced the 2013 Nigerian Army Day Celebration(NADCEL) on June 28, in Abuja, with the assurance that it has provided … Continue reading

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GUNMEN KILL 28 IN LANGTANG SOUTH…LOSE 20 IN GUNFIGHT WITH SPECIAL TASK FORCE PERSONNEL; MANY ASSAILANTS ARRESTED, WEAPONS SEIZED

Red berets of the Nigeria Police Counter Terrorism Unit and soldiers on Special Task Force duty, escort vulnerable worshippers through a flashpoint area of Jos NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA June 28, 2013 Forty-eight people have been killed in violence in … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY GET A NEW ARTILLERY BRIGADE IN SW NIGERIA ; COMMANDER, CHIEF OF STAFF OF 32 ARTILLERY BRIGADE VISIT GOVERNOR FAYEMI OF EKITI STATE

L-R: Secretary to Ekiti State Government Dr Ganiyu Owolabi; Chief of Staff 32 Artillery Brigade, Akure, Col. Mohammed Zubairu; Ekiti State Governor Dr Kayode Fayemi; the Brigade Commander, Brigadier General Mohammed Dan-Ali; and Command Liaison Officer, Lt. Kenneth Ezenwa during … Continue reading

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GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING, 2 MECHANISED DIVISION NIGERIAN ARMY VISITS GOVERNOR KAYODE FAYEMI OF EKITI STATE

L-R: Commander, 2 Division Intelligence Group, Nigerian Army, Col. Ibrahim Salihu; Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi; General Officer Commanding 2 Division, Nigerian Army, Major General Ahmed Jibrin; and Commander 32 Artillery Brigade, Brigadier General M. Dan-Ali, during the GOC’s … Continue reading

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“WE ARE WINNING THE WAR AGAINST INSURGENCY” – COAS ; NIGERIAN ARMY AGAIN CREATE A FIFTH ARTILLERY BRIGADE AT AKURE..OLD BRIGADE AT ABEOKUTA CEDED TO 81 DIVISION, BECOMES 35 ARTILLERY BRIGADE

A Nigerian Army Bofors FH77 155mm artillery system (Beegeagle’s Blog photo) LEADERSHIP 27 June, 2013 The Nigerian Army yesterday assured the people of the country that the menace of terrorism and insurgency in the northern part of Nigeria would soon … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES MOVE IN TO DOMINATE NEW HIGHLAND REFUGE OF BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS, CONSOLIDATE HOLD ON THE SAMBISA FOREST RESERVE..DAY AND NIGHT PATROLS UNDERWAY

A Nigerian Army Special Forces commando VANGUARD June 26, 2013 BY KINGSLEY OMONOBI ABUJA FOLLOWING attempts by fleeing members of the Boko Haram terrorist sect to regroup in a bid to fight back, the Defence headquarters, yesterday, said that communication … Continue reading

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