Monthly Archives: April 2016

Technically Defeated? Op Lafiya Dole and Combat Operations in Nigeria/Lake Chad Area 2015 (2)

April 2015- Entry into Sambisa and Enemy counterattacks April was characterised by Nigerian forces consolidating their gains around Gwoza, to the south of Maiduguri and operation to clear Sambisa and Alagarno Forest. The enemy recovered from their losses to launch … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 23 April 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 17 April The ADAMAWA State Government has requested assistance from the FGN and international community to look after 80,000 refugees due to be returned to the state from CAMEROUN. The refugees are … Continue reading

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Technically Defeated? Op Lafiya Dole and Combat Operations in Nigeria/Lake Chad Area 2015(1)

As combat operations in the North East Nigeria/ Lake Chad Basin Area of Operations (AO) continue expanding in scope and evolving in effect since the Valentine Offensive of February 2015 and the subsequent change in political and military leadership and … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 16 April 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 10 April Elements of 115 TF Bn patrolled towards NIMILA Village, BORNO State rescuing 14 hostages, recovering 3 x dane guns, 3 x motorcycles and 2 x mobile phones 11 April BORNO … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 09 April 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 04 April Elements of 22 Bde Garrison and Army HQ Strike Group, supported by CJTF vigilantes conducted a fighting patrol towards BOBOSHE, GARNA, KYARE, KADAWU, GINEBA and AJIRI, DIKWA LGA, BORNO State, … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 02 April 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 18 March Elements of 3 Div and 7 Div began operations to clear ALAGARNO Forest, KALA BALGE LGA, BORNO State at 9.00am supported by preparatory air strikes by the NAF. The advance … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 26 March 2016

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 20 March Elements of 22 Bde Garrison cleared enemy camps in the vicinity of DALORE, DIKWA LGA, BORNO State killing 19 enemy (including the alleged Amir of the camp), capturing 2 x … Continue reading

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