Saturday, June 23, 2018

EU visits Buratai, seeks clarification on herdsmen/farmers’ clashes

The European Union, EU, has promised to collaborate with the Nigerian Army in the provision of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance assets to combat Boko...

DSS negotiated Dapchi girls release, says DHQ

The Defence Headquarters has said the military were not involved in the negotiations leading to the release of 101 Girls out of the 110...

Nigerian Army replies Amnesty International, seeks evidence of allegation

The Nigerian Army has on Tuesday evening replied Amnesty International over a statement credited to it claiming that troops failed to protect Dapchi school...

JUST IN: NAF aircraft crashes in Kaduna

A Nigerian Air force training air plane has reportedly crashed in Kaduna. It was gathered that the plane crashed in Kauran Dawa in Saminaka Local...

Soldiers, Police clash with Road Safety officers in Abuja

Men of the Nigeria Police Force and soldiers attached to the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) clashed in Abuja this morning. It was gathered that...

Army draws battle line against killer-herdsmen

* ‘Stop or face decisive action’ * Herdsman held with AK47 rifle The Army has warned killers to stop their evil act or “face decisive action...

Ekweremadu is wrong, no intention to hijack power — Military

The Defence Headquarters has debunked the claim by the Deputy Senate President Senator Ike Ekweremadu that the Army could take over power, saying the...

Military tackles Rep over Dapchi girls’ whereabouts

Youths: act on lawmaker’s tip The military has dismissed the claim that the 110 abducted Dapchi girls are in Yobe State. A top officer, who pleaded...

Army refutes alleged withdrawal of troops to aid school girls’ abduction,...

The Nigerian Army on Monday dismissed as “misleading”, alleged withdrawal of troops to aid abduction of female students of Government Girls Science Technical College,...

$2.1b deals: Ex-Army chief Minimah refunds N1.7b

Former Chief of Army Staff Gen. Kenneth Minimah (retd) has refunded about N1.7billion to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), The Nation learnt...

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