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80 bandits killed, 17 kidnap victims rescued, military gives scorecard on Operation Sahel Sanity

The Nigerian military says its newly launched Operation Sahel sanity has been a huge success in addressing the security challenges in the northwest. In a statement...

Insurgency: Boko Haram bombers kill seven in Cameroon

Seven people were killed when two suicide bombers, suspected to be members of Nigeria’s Boko Haram jihadist group, attacked a village in northern Cameroon on Sunday,...

Insurgency: Air Force neutralizes bandits in Niger state

Troops of the Operation Gama Aiki of Nigeria Air Force have neutralised some bandits at their hideout located about 10km Southeast of Pandogari in Niger State. In a...

Niger sacks army chief after deadly attacks

President Mahamadou Issoufou has removed Ahmed Mohamed as the head of Niger Armed Forces following two of the country’s deadliest attacks which led to the killing of...

Over 60 killed as jihadists attack Niger military camp

Jihadists have attacked a Niger military camp near the border with Mali with artillery and mortars, killing more than 60 people. Tuesday’s attack was the deadliest on...

We have defeated Boko Haram – Presidency

The Presidency is insisting the war against Boko Haram insurgency has been won. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said this...

NYSC redeploys corps members posted to Niger state

The National Youth Service Corps has taken measures to protect the lives of corps members by withdrawing those posted to areas affected by bandit attacks in Niger State....