Category Archives: terrorists

Terrorists kill Nigerien, U.S. soldiers in Niger

Several Nigerien soldiers and three U.S. soldiers have been killed in an ambush in Niger near the border with Mali, by terrorist group operating in the region. Reports say two U.S. soldiers were fatally wounded in the attack. Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General TY Buratai commissions motorcycles for troops. U.S. Africa Command said the […]

Police arrest 59 IPOB members, say members will be tried as terrorists

…Buhari holds closed-door meeting with Northern govs …Jonathan sues for peace, asks Council of State to intervene …Senate to meet security chiefs …Army can’t declare us terrorists— IPOB …No hiding place for IPOB members in Anambra—Obiano By Chioma Gabriel, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Dirisu Yakubu & Dennis Agbo UMUAHIA—The Abia State Police Commissioner, Anthony Ogbizi, has said […]

NAF drops bombs, rockets on terrorists in Sambisa

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed that it neutralized hundreds of Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) in Garin Maloma area in Sambisa Forest. A NAF Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (iSR) platform had earlier sighted the BHTs who were gathered under some trees. Niger Delta Avengers: FG deploys 5 warships, 100 gunboats, fighter jets to Delta […]

9 terrorists surrender to troops-Army spokesman

Abuja – Nine Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered themselves to troops on Saturday at Buni Yari in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe, the army has said. Suspected terrorists arrested while attempting to escape into Cameroon through Taraba and Gumti, Adamawa State. According to a statement issued by Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, the army spokesman inAbuja, […]

NAF trains special squad to protect bases from terrorists

Kaduna – The Chief of Air Staff, Air Mashall Sadiq Abubakar, on Wednesday said the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has commenced the training of a special squad to protect its formations from terrorists attacks nationwide. Abubakar told newsmen shortly after a joint demonstration exercise by Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Special Squad and the British Military Assistance […]

CBN alerts financial institutions  on 5 special global terrorists

By Babajide Komolafe The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Wednesday  alerted financial institutions about five persons that the United States of America has labelled as Specially Designated Global  terrorists They are  Mark John Taylor, El Shafee Elsheik, Anjem Choudary, Sami Bouras and Shane Crawford. Terrorists (SDGT). Director, Other Financial Institutions, CBN, Mrs. Tokunbo Martins disclosed this […]