Monthly Archives: April 2015

NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 25 April 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 20 April President Elect Gen. Muhammadu BUHARI (rtd) stated that his incoming government would continue military cooperation with CAMEROUN, NIGER and CHAD, begin oil exploration in the CHAD Basin and tackle the receding Lake CHAD shoreline, whilst … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 18 April 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 14 April Col Sambo DASUKI (rtd) stated that all Boko Haram Camps would had been cleared except for in the SAMBISA Forest which would be cleared by 29 May The NIGERIA Red Cross donated food, clothing, bedding … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 11 April 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 07 April Nigerian forces supported by the NAF cleared enemy positions in ALAGARNO Forest in KAGA and DAMBOA LGA, BORNO State capturing armoured vehicles, weapons (types and quantities not specified), ammunition (types and quantities not specified), computers, … Continue reading

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#NigeriaDecides: Strategic Post Election Threats

As Nigeria completes the 2015 election cycle, (with the fascinating soap opera of Presidential elections and results firmly entrenched in Nigerian folklore and humour), the many security issues facing Nigeria still persist. In this article I will try and identify … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 04 April 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 29 March The BAUCHI State government has imposed a 24 our curfew on BAUCHI, ALKALERI and KIRFI Towns 30 March Nigerian forces in BAMA discovered an arms cache with a large number of rifles and other weapons … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 28 March 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 22 March NAF continued airstrikes in the vicinity of SAMBISA Forest destroying 2 x trucks containing ammunition and motorcycles along DAMBOA Road 23 March Nigerian forces liberated PULKA, GWOZA LGA, BORNO State. One soldier was reported killed … Continue reading

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