Military Helicopter Crashes in Borno

The Director of Defence Information, Maj-Gen. Chris Olukolade has confirmed that a Nigerian Air Force helicopter crashes South of Bama, Borno State. The Nigerian Air Force Mi-35 Helicopter was on a training mission when it crashed, the Defence Headquarters said. The jet crashed this Monday afternoon due to technical fault at a location, however,the statement … Continue reading Military Helicopter Crashes in Borno

Most Wanted Terror Kingpin Amongst Those Detained In Abia, Says Defence Headquarters

One of the 486 suspected members of the Boko Haram detained by soldiers in the wee hours of Sunday along the Enugu-Port Harcourt highway in Abia State has been identified as a “most wanted terrorist” by the Nigerian military authorities. The suspects were traveling in a convoy of 33 Toyota Hiace buses to Port Harcourt, … Continue reading Most Wanted Terror Kingpin Amongst Those Detained In Abia, Says Defence Headquarters

Media Clampdown Will Continue –Army

The Nigerian Army has said that its routine security operation that led to the ongoing clampdown on the media will continue until it is satisfied. The Director, Defence Information, Maj.Gen. Chris Olukolade, said this on Tuesday while featuring on a programme, entitled Focus Nigeria on the African Independent Television, AIT. While admitting that the exercise … Continue reading Media Clampdown Will Continue –Army