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Court Has Declared Bandits As Terrorists...

Court Has Declared Bandits As Terrorists, Gazetting To Be Concluded Soon &#...

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), says the Federal Government is yet to officially designate bandits as terrorists because the government is following international best practices. He said his office was in the process of gazetting a court... read more »

Nigerian Army Chief Laments That Some &#...

Nigerian Army Chief Laments That Some ‘Repentant’ Terrorists Ha...

The Nigerian Army has said though thousands of terrorists and their families have laid down arms in the North-East, some of them have ulterior motives. The Theatre Commander of Operation Hadin Kai, Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa, disclosed that 20,000 insurgents and their families had laid down their... read more »

Declare Miyetti Allah As Terrorists, The...

Declare Miyetti Allah As Terrorists, They Have Bandits As Members — Governo...

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has urged the Federal Government to declare Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN and Fulani Nationality Movement, FUNAM as terrorist organisations. SaharaReporters had reported last week that a Federal High... read more »

Proscription Order: Military To Unleash ...

Proscription Order: Military To Unleash Tucano Warplanes Against Bandits

Following a ruling of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday declaring bandits as terrorists, the Nigerian Air Force is set to deploy Super Tucano aircraft in the North-West and North-Central regions of the country, especially in Niger, Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara states. The military, sources... read more »

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Nigerian Military Imposes Curfew As ISWA...

Nigerian Military Imposes Curfew As ISWAP Terrorists Again Attack Borno Com...

The Nigerian military has imposed a curfew in Askira Uba and its environs in Borno State as troops repelled another attack in the axis. According to PRNigeria, ISWAP fighters on Monday launched an attack on Dille which was swiftly repelled by the combined efforts of Air Taskforce and ground... read more »

Muhammadu Buhari

FG Replies US-based Organisation, Denies Sponsoring Terrorism

The Federal Government has said the allegation by a US-based non-profit organisation that the Nigerian government was sponsoring terrorism is “a disgusting distraction orchestrated by... read more »

President Buhari

Buhari Mourns Soldiers Killed By ISWAP Terrorists

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the families of soldiers killed by fighters of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Borno state. The terrorists on Saturday... read more »

US Asks Nigeria To Restrict Super Tucano To North

US Asks Nigeria To Restrict Super Tucano To North

The United States Government says the Federal Government is expected to deploy the Super Tucano aircraft only in the northern part of the country where Boko Haram terrorists have engaged... read more »

Terrorists Who Tried To Overthrow Me Are In Nigeria –Turkey President

The President of Turkey, Recep Erdogan, says the terrorists who tried to remove him through a coup in 2016 are still active in Nigeria. Erdogan said this on Wednesday at a joint press... read more »

Troops Raid Markets Where Terrorists Buy IED Materials to Make Explosives

Troops Raid Markets Where Terrorists Buy IED Materials to Make Ex...

The Nigerian Army has raised the alarm that the Islamic West Africa Province and Boko Haram terrorists are purchasing Improvised Explosive Devices. It said the terrorists were planning to unleash... read more »