The Operation Lafiya Dole
Troops of sector 3 Operation Lafiya Dole deployed at Kekeno town, Kukawa local govt area of Borno state on Sunday, Sept 23, repelled insurgents attack. The insurgents abandoned the town after suffering devastating casualties.
Theatre commander of Operation Lafiya Dole Maj.-Gen. Abbah Dikko has ordered troops to mercilessly deal with Boko Haram. The commander described a great achievements the successes recorded during the counter-attack in Damasak.
The Nigerian Army, on Friday, July 27, announced the redeployment of some of its personnel in an action that affected some of its principal staff officers and ‘general officers commanding’ various divisions across the country.
Not fewer than 32 Boko Haram terrorists have reportedly willingly surrendered to the Nigerian Army troops at different locations in the theatre Borno state just as two civilians died and three others were injured in Bama.
Troops on Operation Lafiya Dole in their effort to combat terrorism in the country killed three Boko Haram members during an encounter in Monguno Local Government Area of Borno state. Ut happened on Friday, June 28.
The Nigerian army with support of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) in its Operation Lafiya Dole has rescued 148 people kept as hostages by Boko Haram terrorists. 15 men, 58 Women and 75 Children were set free.