Monthly Archives: October 2015

FIELD IMAGERY: NIGERIAN ARMY COMBAT ENGINEERS AND A MOWAG APC-LED CONVOY

Combat engineers of the Nigerian Army walk ahead of a military convoy as they scan the road in a bid to detect landmines which may have been laid by insurgents. Leading the convoy is an upgunned MOWAG armed personnel carrier.

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BOKO HARAM: NAF CONDUCT 1448 SORTIES IN FOUR MONTHS; DEPLOY 300 SPECIAL FORCES COMMANDOS

October 28, 2015 WorldStage Newsonline The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it had between July and October 2015 conducted a total of 1448 air sorties in support of the ongoing counterinsurgency operation in the northeast and also deployed over 300 … Continue reading

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AHEAD OF GROUND OPERATIONS, NIGERIAN AIR FORCE STRIKES BOKO HARAM LOCATIONS IN SAMBISA FOREST

Ground troops of the Nigerian Airforce Regiment WORLDSTAGE 27 October, 2015 In a renewed drive to further degrade the Boko Haram terrorist s, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said its Alpha Jets have successfully carried out airstrikes and destroyed the … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN MILITARY ESTABLISH NEW TASKFORCE BRIGADE TO FIGHT BOKO HARAM; GARRISONED AT BENISHEIK AND NGAMDU

A T72 AV tank of the Nigerian Army at Konduga. XINHUA 26 October, 2015 Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday said a new Task Force Brigade in the restive northeast town of Benesheik in Borno … Continue reading

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SHOULD OBAMA SEND U.S. TROOPS TO FIGHT BOKO HARAM?

PXW NEWS By Paul Lewandowski October 19, 2015 President Barack Obama told Congress on Friday that he will send 300 US troops to Cameroon. The troops will play a non-combat role in the war against Boko Haram.That war is currently … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN TROOPS DISLODGE BOKO HARAM FROM KERENOWA, CHIKUN GUDU ; 5 BRIGADE DESTROY OVER 20 WELL-FORTIFIED CAMPS

WORLDSTAGE 24 October, 2015 Nigerian Army said troops of 5 Brigade Nigerian Army have been able to comprehensively destroy all Boko Haram camps and enclaves at the border towns of Kerenowa and Chikun Gudu as well as their contiguous villages … Continue reading

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MULTINATIONAL JOINT TASK FORCE COMMENCES OPERATIONS AGAINST BOKOHARAM ; PARTICIPATING CONTINGENTS TO OPERATE IN THEIR HOME COUNTRIES

WORLDSTAGE 19 October, 2015 The Multinational Joint Task Force formed by Nigeria and neighbouring countries to jointly fight the Boko Haram terrorists has commenced operation. The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai who confirmed the development said … Continue reading

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