Monthly Archives: July 2015

NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 25 July 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 19 July The COAS Maj Gen BURATAI renamed operations against Boko Haram Op Lafiya Dole (Peace is a must) whilst visiting 103Bn in KONDUGA, KONDUGA LGA, BORNO State. The Army is offering free medical services in DAMATURU, … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 18 July 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 10 July Soldiers opened fire on a TCN vehicle escorted by soldiers on the DAMATURU- MAIDUGURI Road in the vicinity of BENISHEIKH, KAGA LGA, BORNO STATE killing the driver and injuring 1 staff members and 2 soldiers … Continue reading

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Those who desire peace. Part 1: Nigeria’s Internal Security Considerations

As Nigeria’s new administration settles in, it is clear that Nigeria’s security issues are not polite enough to observe a honeymoon period. It is therefore pertinent to further review the threats facing Nigeria and the Nigerian security forces and how … Continue reading

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#BringBackOurGirls…..or not: Lessons From Iran

Recently there have been media reports that Boko Haram is interested in a deal to release the GSS Chibok abductees in return for 16 prisoners. If true this is interesting on several levels It indicates a willingness by Boko Haram … Continue reading

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Boko Harams Second Ramadan Offensive

Boko Harams second Ramadan offensive differs in scale from last years in size of forces and ambition, however the spread and pattern of attack does give a general indication as to Boko Harams short to medium term objectives. Milestones: The … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 11 July 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 04 July Media Spokesman to President BUHARI Femi ADESINA stated that the Federal Government is not averse to negotiating with Boko Haram 05 July NEMA and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) released the June Displacement Tracking … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 04 July 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 29 June The KANO State Government has welcomed the verdict of the Sharia Court in the death sentence for blasphemy of Sheikh NYASS and his 8 accomplices. The legal adviser to the CJTF Barrister Jubril GUNDA stated … Continue reading

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