The Nigerian Army said it had freed over two million women, children and adult males held captive by members of the Boko Haram sect in the North-East since President Muhammadu Buhari came to power.
The army said the feat was achieved after series of coordinated attacks and operations conducted against the terrorists.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, represented by the Chief of Civil Military, Maj.-Gen. Peter John Bojie, stated this in Abuja during a conference organised by Bassey Etuk […]
The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said over two million women, children and adult males held captive have been freed from the hands of the Boko Haram terrorist group.
The Army explained that the progress was made following a series of coordinated attacks and clearance operations conducted against the terrorists’ camps.
The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, stated this in Abuja at an event organised by the Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) to mark the United Nations World […]
The Nigerian Islamist group, Boko Haram has released a video of the Nigerian schoolgirls allegedly kidnapped two years ago, showing some who are still alive and claiming others died in air strikes.
The armed group, which has attacked both Muslims and Christians, seized 276 students from the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok on the night of April 14, 2014. Fifty-seven managed to escape in the immediate aftermath.
“They should know that their children are still in our hands,” says a man […]