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Buhari offers amnesty to repentant Boko Haram members,caution politicians against ‘politicise security issues’

      Boko Haram members willing to surrender their arms will be granted amnesty, President Muhammadu Buhari said on friday. The President made the offer while receiving 105 Dapchi secondary schoolgirls and two Dapchi Primary School pupils earlier abducted by the insurgent group at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The insurgents had invaded Government Girls

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Buhari says negotiations underway to secure release of kidnapped schoolgirls

  President Muhammadu Buhari has told the visiting United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, that negotiations are underway, in concert with international organizations, to secure the release of hundreds of schoolgirls captured by Boko Haram terrorists. On Feb 19, 110 schoolgirls were captured by Boko Haram in Dapchi in northern Yobe

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Northern groups call for emergency rule in Zamfara,blast Yari

    The Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, has suggested an imposition of emergency rule in Zamfara State as the only solution to the incessant attacks and wanton destruction of innocent lives and valuable resources. The CNG, in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, said since the state governor, Abdul-Aziz Yari,

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Nigerian Army Offers N3mn Reward for Information on Boko Haram Leader Shekau

The Nigerian Army have promise the public that a ransom of Three Million Naira (N3,000,000.00) cash will be given to any credible information that leads to the arrest of Abubakar Shekau, the fugitive factional Boko Haram terrorists’ group leader. Anybody with such credible information can either contact the Military Command and

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Boko Haram Leader, Shekau Dresses in Woman Attire- Army Spokesperson

The concerted efforts of troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on the ongoing clearance of the Boko Haram terrorists through Operation DEEP has been yielding tremendous results. Troops have successfully been clearing Boko Haram camps in Sambisa forest including Camp Zairo. They have also rescued civilians being held hostages by the terrorists, recovered

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Boko Haram: Troops Eliminates 186 in Combat, Captures 167, Rescue 3,475

LIVE PRESS BRIEFING ON ACTIVITIES OF OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE BY MAJOR GENERAL ROGERS NICHOLAS THEATRE COMMANDER ON WEDNESDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2018 HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PRESS BRIEFING 1. Over the past one and a half months, our troops have remained resilient, dauntless and focused on the Counter terrorism and counter insurgency operations in

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Buhari’s government set to free Boko Haram suspects

The Buhari led government says it will release suspected Boko Haram members from detention, once it is established that they are not insurgents. The FG also explained its policy of integrating the Civilian Joint Task Force into the security forces, giving them concession,n without jettisoning such requirements as medical fitness, educational

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