Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Benue Violence: Soldiers kill four attackers, recover weapons – Official

Four armed men were killed by soldiers in troubled Benue State on Monday, the army has said. The army said 16 other armed men...

Army Arrests Masterminds of Taraba Killings

* Military kills seven Boko Haram insurgents in ambushes around Sambisa forest The Nigerian Army saturday said it has arrested the masterminds of the killings...

FEC Approves Establishment Of University For Nigerian Army.

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday gave the approval for the establishment of a new university for the Nigerian Army. This approval follows the...

2019: Army to establish Special Court Martial to deal with partisan...

The Nigerian Army says it will set up a “Special Standing Court Martial’’ to try partisan personnel, as the 2019 general elections approach. It therefore...

Buratai inaugurates 8-man panel to probe Danjuma’s allegation

The Nigerian Army has set up a panel to probe the allegations made by Theophilus Danjuma, former minister of defence. Speaking at the maiden convocation...

Army announces special promotion for troops in Sambisa forest

The Nigerian Army announced last night that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai has approved Special Promotion for 3,729 troops of...

Soldiers rescue Gombe senator from angry constituents

A detachment of soldiers have freed Joshua Lidani, senator representing Gombe south, from youth who held him hostage. Lidani was held hostage on Monday after he visited...

Military takes over Abuja airport road

Normalcy has returned to the Umaru Musa Yar’Adua expressway after days of protest by angry traders and villagers over the demolition of Gosa market...

Army dismisses viral story on Dapchi abduction, says ‘sergeant Bako’ doesn’t...

The army has dissociated itself from one David Bako, who claimed to be a deserter in an online report credited to him. Jude Chukwu, the...

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...

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