Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Buhari Sends ‘1,000-Strong Military Force’ After Bandits In Zamfara.

The Federal Government has assembled 1000-strong military force, comprising the army, air force, police and the civil defence to launch fierce attacks on the...

Major Shake up in Army, as senior officers are deployed

The Nigerian Army Friday announced major redeployment of senior officers in Command, Staff and other appointments. The posting also affected the Theatre Commander...

Court-martial gives soldiers death sentence, jail terms

A General Court-Martial (GCM) set up by the Nigerian Army has sentenced 13 soldiers to death and life imprisonment for offences ranging from manslaughter,...

’23 Soldiers’ Missing In Boko Haram Ambush

At least 23 soldiers are yet to be accounted for after Boko Haram insurgents ambushed a military convoy at Boboshe village in Bama local...

DHQ: No concrete evidence ISIS is training Boko Haram terrorists

The Nigerian military said Wednesday there was no evidence that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) had sneaked in fighters from Syria...

Air force jets bomb Benue villages

Fighter jets of the Nigerian Air Force conducted air strikes on at least three Benue State communities on Saturday, in an operation which lasted...

JUST IN: FG to retire 320 military men next week

A total of 320 military personnel will retire from the armed forces next week, says Air Vice Marshal Austine Jekenu, Commandant, Nigerian Armed Forces...

Amnesty report: Human rights group demands probe, suspension of Buratai

Access to Justice (AJ), a human rights group, says the federal government should suspend Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, over a recent report...

Supreme Court orders name of dead Army General be replaced with...

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered that the name of Late Brig.Gen. James Abdullahi be replaced with his wife, Elizabeth, in an appeal the...

Military alleges plan by Amnesty International to destabilize Nigeria

The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has accused Amnesty International, AI, of planning to destabilize Nigeria. It said credible information at its disposal showed that the International...

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