Army Arrests Over 1000 Terrorists In Sambisa Forest

Lucky Irabor, a Major General and the Theatre Commander of the counter-insurgency operation of the Nigerian military in the North East codenamed “Operation Lafiya Dole”, has disclosed that the Army arrested a total 1,240 suspected Boko Haram terrorists after the capture of Sambisa forest, the major stronghold of the insurgents.

Army In Sambisa, Says Boko Haram In Disarray

The Nigerian military has said that the ongoing counter-terrorism operations going on in the North East is nearing its end as the Boko Haram terrorists are in total disarray while troops are currently in the heart of the Sambisa Forest which is the operational base of the terrorists.

Amnesty International, Nigerian Army Bicker Over Pro-Biafra Killings

The controversies thrown up by the Amnesty International, AI, report released on Thursday is yet to die down.

The international human rights group had alleged in the report that the Nigerian Army killed no fewer than 150 members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, during various protests by the group between August 2015 and August 2016.