President Buhari has announced that the leader of the Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) was killed in an airstrike last month and thousands of terrorists have surrendered to enter rehabilitation programmes since the New Year.
The GOC, Maj. Gen. Shaibu, expressed appreciation to Nigerian troops especially those who lost their lives since the beginning of the Counterinsurgency Operations.
General Lucky Irabor, Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), has declared that there is no local government area in Nigeria that is under the control of Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists.
Troops of 120 Task Force Battalion, Sector 2, Joint Task Force (JTF), North East (NE) Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK) in consolidating on their operational feat against Boko Haram (BH) and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) Terrorists have eliminated the criminal elements in a fierce encounter at Goniri, Yobe State on Saturday 29 January 2022.
The Nigerian Army narrates how troops dealt a decisive blow on Boko Haram (BH) and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists, who made frantic attempt to infiltrate the ancient town of Biu in Borno State.
The Nigerian Army has claimed victory against Islamist terrorists of Boko Haram (BH) and Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) in the Tuesday November 30 fierce battle of Buni Yadi, in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.
#Nigeria has continued to lose soldiers as Boko Haram and ISWAP #terrorists killed two more in an encounter in Gajiram Nganzai, Borno State two days after the funeral service for Gen. Dzarma Zurkushu, at which President Buhari was conspicuously absent.
President Buhari was conspicuously absent at the funeral service of the nation’s Army General, reportedly a Christian by faith, who was butchered along with 7 other patriots by Islamist militants in Askira-Uba in Borno State, Northeast of Nigeria.
Nigerian troops have eliminated over 50 Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists and destroyed several of their combat equipment in a fierce counter offensive in Askira Uba LGA, Borno State.
BREAKING: Troops neutralize Islamic State terrorist fighters, destroy equipment in Askira Uba encounter.