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Dahiru Abdulsalam [+] Print this page

Also known as: Dahiru Abdulsalami [+]

Country: Nigeria [+]

Last seen as

Colonel, Commander of Joint Task Force Operation Restore Order III (Air Force/Army/Joint Task Force/Military/Navy/Police/State Security Service (Internal Security)) on 7 October 2012 [+]


Unit Rank Role Official Title First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Joint Task Force Operation Restore Order III [+] Colonel [+] Commander [+] 26 December 2011 [+] 7 October 2012 [+]

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Commanders of units that were superior to any units commanded by this person
Name Rank Role Unit Start of overlap End of overlap Duration of overlap
Azubuike Onyeabo Ihejirika [+] Lieutenant General [+] Commander [+] Nigerian Army [+] 8 September 2010 [+] January 2014 [+] ~1211 days


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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
27 September 2010 Daily Trust Sacked GOCs Get New Posts
07 February 2011 This Day Army Will Tackle Security Lapses
22 June 2011 This Day Internal Security - Army Modifies Training to Tackle Terrorism
26 December 2011 Daily Trust Suicide Bomber Hits Yobe SSS HQ, Four Killed
26 December 2011 Daily Trust Suicide Bombers Spoil Christmas
20 June 2012 Daily Trust Damaturu - 40 Killed in JTF, Gunmen Clash
17 July 2012 Daily Trust Gunmen Attack Police Formations in Damaturu
07 October 2012 This Day Joint Task Force kills Boko Haram field commander, 30 others in Yobe
21 November 2012 Daily Trust Crime - Army to Deploy Soldiers to Ogun
19 October 2013 This Day Nigeria, UK, U
30 November 2013 This Day 2015 - Army Prepares Agaist Violence
06 September 2014 Leadership Insurgents Seize the Gulak Village
06 July 1994 Armed Forces Ruling Council Armed Forces Act Part III S.8(b)
19 September 2013 Leadership FG Deploys Soldiers in Nasarawa
08 October 2012 The Sun (Nigeria) Boko Haram commander, 29 others killed
14 September 2013 This Day GOC: New Security Role Won’t Overwhelm Army 06 August 2018
31 May 2011 Vanguard Bombings: Part of failed plots to derail Jonathan’s inauguration – Security Agencies
14 September 2011 Vanguard Army, Airforce Move Into Jos
02 July 2012 Vanguard 3 killed, one arrested as JTF, terrorists clash in Damaturu
02 June 2015 Amnesty International Stars on their shoulders. Blood on their hands. War crimes committed by the Nigerian military
08 March 2011 P.M. News Defence HQ Launch Skills Acquisition In Barracks