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7 Division Garrison Rapid Deployment Force II [+] Print this page

Also known as: RDF [+]

Country: Nigeria [+]

Classified as: Army  Military [+]

Areas of operation

Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Mafa [+] 26 June 2016 [+]


Multi-unit organizations that this unit is part of
Name Country Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Operation Lafiya Dole [+] Nigeria [+] OPLD [+]
Operation Lafia Dole [+]
Operation Zaman Lafiya Dole [+]
Army [+]
Joint Task Force [+]
Military [+]
Police [+]
State Security Service (Internal Security) [+]
26 June 2016 [+]

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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
26 January 2015 This Day Military Routs Insurgents in the Battle to Capture Maiduguri
06 May 2016 This Day Army Discover, Destroy Boko Haram Administrative Base
13 March 2017 The Punch Troops arrest ex-police inspector for possessing arms
24 March 2016 Nigerian Army Troops Clear Baale and Rescue 180 Hostages
26 June 2016 Nigerian Army Update on Operation Lafiya Dole: Troops Carry out Several Clearence Patrols
12 March 2016 Channels Television Clearance Operations Against Boko Haram Terrorists Heat Up
18 February 2016 Daily Trust Nigeria: Troops Destroy Boko Haram Market, Rescues 195 Persons DailyTrust(Nigeria)
18 February 2016 Premium Times Nigeria: Troops Discover 'Boko Haram Market', Rescue 195 Captives
13 November 2015 Premium Times Army kills 7 insurgents after repelling attack on troops in Borno — Spokesperson
18 November 2015 Premium Times Nigerian troops destroy rockets manufactured by Boko Haram
27 February 2016 Premium Times Nigerian troops clear Boko Haram’s ‘hospital’, bomb factory, fuel dump — Army
17 January 2017 Premium Times Nigerian Army places N500,000 reward for information on suicide bombers
28 February 2016 Vanguard Boko Haram: Nigerian Army inducts Combat Motorbike battalion into Battle
28 February 2016 Vanguard Boko Haram: Nigerian Army inducts Combat Motorbike battalion into Battle
18 February 2016 Vanguard Nigeria: Insurgency - Troops Clear More Boko Haram Enclaves - Rescue 195 Persons, 300 Cows
24 March 2016 Vanguard Soldiers rescue 180 hostages, kill 5 terrorists
2018 Routledge Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria: The Military and Operations against Boko Haram, 2011-2017 16 February 2018