Nigerian troops prosecuting the war against Boko Haram terrorists have rescued over 1,000 hostages who had been held captive by the group even as soldiers apprehended four (4) female suicide bombers who were approaching military locations from Sambisa forest following a tip off.
Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Lucky Irabor, who made the disclosure while giving an update of the battle, noted that troops conducting the operations were currently in the heart of Sambisa Forest.
His words, “Troops are […]
The Acting Director Defence Information, Brig. Gen. Rabe Abubakar, has said that the military was committed to the rescue of not only the Chibok girls but also all persons held captive by the Boko Haram insurgents.
Abubakar said that the military had rescued over 10,000 captives of the Boko Haram insurgents since the current military leadership was appointed.
He stressed that it was a top priority of the Armed Forces to ensure that the missing girls were rescued.
The Acting Defence Spokesman said […]