Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Army Council Approves Promotion Of 123 Officers

The Nigerian Army Council Yesterday said it has approved the promotion of 123 Officers from the ranks of Major to Lieutenant Colonel and from...

Python Dance: Army releases communication lines

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday released communication lines to the residents of the five south eastern states where Operation Python Dance would be taking...

Why We Are Monitoring Social Media – Military.

The Director Defence Information, Major General John Enenche, has defended the military’s decision to carry out social media surveillance, saying it is necessary for...

Army ends Operation Python Dance in Southeast

The Nigerian Army has announced the end of its operation in the Southeast. The General Officer Commanding (GOC) the 82 Division of the Army, Maj.-Gen....

Security agents gun down January 1 killings suspect

* ‘How mastermind of shooting of 22 worshippers was hunted down’ FOR dreaded Igwedibia Johnson (aka “General” Don Waney), a life of blood, blows and...

Buratai Updates President Buhari On Happenings In Nigerian Army, Security Situations

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja received briefing from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen, Tukur Buratai, on the happenings in the Nigerian...

Fulani herdsmen: Buratai deploys special forces to Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba to...

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Yusuf Buratai yesterday disclosed that he has directed Special Forces to crisis areas in Benue, Nasarawa...

Confusion over IPOB/soldiers in Rivers

Two persons are feared dead, and several others injured following a clash yesterday between soldiers and members of the Independent Peoples of Biafra (IPOB)...

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...

Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram protest, seize airport; army reacts

The Nigerian Army said calm has been restored at Maiduguri Airport seized for two hours on Sunday by riotous troops, that it described as...

Nigerian Parliament