Tag: Armed Forces

We Owe You a Debt Of Gratitude, Give No Breathing Space To Terrorists, Criminals, Buhari Tells Military, Security Agencies

Abdul Jimoh- June 17, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Maiduguri, Borno State, said the nation owes a debt of gratitude to military men and women, and security agencies currently ... Read More

Nigerian Military Promise Adeqaute Security for Oil Pipelines

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2018

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin, has assured Nigerians that the security of oil pipelines remains a priority to the armed forces ... Read More

Sacrifices Will Never be in Vain, Seeks Improved Funding, Welfare of Armed Forces – Speaker Dogara

AMT Tanimu- January 15, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has saluted the courage and sacrifice of men of the Nigerian Armed Forces, ... Read More

Presidential Panel on Human Rights Abuses Begins Sitting in Lagos

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2017

The Presidential Investigation Panel instituted to review compliance of the Armed Forces with human rights obligations and rules of engagement on Tuesday began sitting at ... Read More

Osinbajo Constitutes Commission To Review Military Compliance With Human Rights Obligation

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, has appointed a 7-man Judicial Commission, to review compliance of the Nigerian Armed Forces with human rights obligations and rules of ... Read More

Shettima To New Caretaker Chairmen: ‘You Are On Your Own‎ If You Bring Shame To My Administration’

Abdul Jimoh- March 23, 2017

Kashim Shettima, Borno state Governor, Warns Caretaker Chairmen Any of the 27 local government chairmen that dares to bring shame to the Borno State Government ... Read More

News Summary; 17/02/2017 Sultan canvassed Increased Support For Farmers

Abdul Jimoh- February 17, 2017

Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III Sultan canvassed increased Support For Farmers Sultan of Sokoto Mohammed Sa’ad Abubakar the third has canvassed increased support ... Read More

It’s Time To Plan The Future Of Niger Delta, VP Osinbajo Says

Abdul Jimoh- January 17, 2017

VP Osinbajo And Governor Wike During His Visit to Rivers state The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Has called on the people of Niger Deltans ... Read More

Armed Forces Will Defend The Sanctity of Nigeria Despite Challenges – CDS

AMT Tanimu- November 8, 2016

Rabe Abubakar, Abuja: The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has reiterated the commitment and the determination of the Armed Forces of ... Read More

Chibok Girls: President Buhari Commends Red Cross

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2016

President Buahri with ICRC President Mr Peter Maurer President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the role played by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) ... Read More

UK Extols Nigerian Armed Forces

Abdul Jimoh- September 23, 2016

The United Kingdom has expressed satisfaction with the successes recorded so far by the Armed Forces of Nigeria in the tackling of Boko Haram insurgency ... Read More

Boko Haram Video A Desperate Attempt By The Dying Sect – DHQ

Henry Solomon- September 15, 2016

The Defence Headquarters has issued a statement saying the latest  Boko Haram video clip is diversionary and a desperate attempt by the dying sect to ... Read More

DHQ Warns Against Undue Coverage Of Military Operation

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) warned the media against coverage of military operations without due authorization from the military authorities. This was stated in a ... Read More

Chief of Army Staff Inaugurates Projects

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 6, 2016

Still on security matters, the Nigerian army says it has commenced the overhaul of its career building and recruitment procedures to conform to the vision ... Read More

Jordan To Collaborate With Nigeria On Ending Terrorism

Abdul Jimoh- May 31, 2016

A high power delegation from His Royal Majesty King Abdullah II of the Republic of Jordan has paid a courtesy visit to the Chief of ... Read More

Military Disassociates Self From Amnesty Report

Henry Solomon- May 12, 2016

The Nigerian military has completely disassociated itself from the report of Amnesty International which claims that some civilians died in a detention cell at Giwa ... Read More

I Share Your Pains, Buhari Tells Parents Of The Abducted Chibok Girls

Henry Solomon- April 14, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured parents and relations of the kidnapped Chibok girls that he frequently reflects on the ordeal of the captives in the ... Read More

New Year Message To The Nation From President Muhammadu Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- December 31, 2015

  Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria's President Fellow Citizens,   Welcome to the beginning of a New Year of the continuation of CHANGE in our beloved nation.   ... Read More

Full Text Of President Buhari’s 2016 Budget Address

Abdul Jimoh- December 22, 2015

  PROTOCOLS I am honoured and privileged to present the 2016 Budget proposal. This is my first address before this joint session of the National ... Read More

Nigerian Military Advocates Joint Training, For Effective Counter-Terrorism Operations

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2015

The Nigerian Army has called for a joint training and contingency planning between the military and other security agencies to tackle emerging threats to national ... Read More