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Troops eliminate 20 terrorists, capture 4 gun trucks in Borno –...

The Nigerian Army says its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole on Saturday killed more than 20 Boko Haram terrorists and captured equipment in an attempt to attack Askira Uba in Borno. The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 7 Division Maiduguri, Col. Ado Isa, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday. Isa said the terrorists who…

WARRI VIRAL VIDEO: Parade, handover soldiers to police for prosecution, lawyer...

By Perez Brisibe A Delta State based rights activist and lawyer, Edward Brisibe, has asked the Nigerian Army to parade and handover to the police, the soldiers who threatened to unleash mayhem on Warri women in a viral video. The soldiers, in the video while reacting to last Thursday’s purported attack on soldiers following a…

Breaking: Nigerians fume, condemn Leah Sharibu’s news of delivering

Leah Sharibu and President Buhari By Sam Eyoboka THERE have been angry reactions from the Christian Community over the news that teen Christian female captive of Boko Haram, Leah Sharibu, who is spending her 708th day in captivity today has given birth to a baby boy for one of her captors. Leah Sharibu, a Christian…

Breaking: Legal representative takes legal action against AGF, NASS, IGP, Army,...

Lagos socio critic and human  rights activist, Chief Malcolm Emokinovo Omirhobo on Friday filed a suit before a Federal High Court in Lagos, challenging the declaration as illegal, of operation Amotekun in the western states of Nigeria. In his suit, the plaintiff joined the following defendants; the President of Nigeria, Attorney General of the Federation,…

General Buratai and the return of military developments

Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Buratai By David Onmeje “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”- Steve Jobs– Famous American businessman and management theorist. From time immemorial, the military institution of the Army has been ensconced in the norms of self-reliance, self-dependence and self-preservation in all corollaries. A typical Army formation anywhere in…

Wadume: Presidential Examination Panel sends report to Chief of Defence Personnel

Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja CDS to submit to President Buhari The Defence headquarters panel constituted by the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin to investigate the circumstances that led to the killing of three Police operatives of the IGP Intelligence Response Team (IRT) by soldiers of 73 battalions in Taraba State on August…

Impersonation: Authorities jail phony Army Major in Delta

By Akpokona Omafuaire MEN of the Nigeria Police Force, Ekpan Divisional Headquarters in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State have arrested a fake Soldier who parades himself as a “Major” with the Nigerian Army. The fake soldier was arrested along Refinery road near Ekpan Police Station on Saturday, March 13. It was learnt that…

Rivers guber survey: Army cautions UK, others versus interfering in Nigeria’s...

Denies involvement in Rivers elections By Kingsley Omonobi & Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Nigerian Army has warned foreign governments against interfering in Nigeria’s domestic issues, describing a statement credited to United Kingdom, which accused  the military of undue involvement in the governorship election in Rivers State as baseless, untrue and capable of misleading unsuspected members of…

2019 elections: CATE salutes Army over responsiveness to Boko Haram hazards...

The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE), has saluted the Nigerian Army over its responsiveness to Boko Haram threat to disrupt the 2019 general elections. Nigerian troops rallied to flush out Boko Haram rag tag forces in Guzamala CATE commended the gallantry exhibited by the Nigeria Army in neutralizing Boko Haram threats in some parts…

Nigerian army stays apolitical, neutral

The Nigerian Army has denied allegations that it attached soldiers to politicians with the explanation that the army would “remain apolitical, neutral and totally insulated from any form of politics”. Army Col. Sagir Musa, Deputy Director, Public Relations of 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, said that Army personnel would remain insulated from any form…

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