Tag: Army

Former Army Provost Marshall Passes On

Tanimu- July 16, 2021

With a heavy heart, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya, Officers and Soldiers of the Nigerian Army regret to announce the passing ... Read More

Security Forces Foil Another Attack on Police Area Command in Imo State

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2021

A gang of IPOB/ESN terrorists mounted in vehicles on Thursday, 6 May 2021, stormed Orlu town with intention to attack the compound housing the Area ... Read More

Army Neutralize Score of Boko Haram Terrorists, Rescue Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2021

Nigerian Army troops deployed in Chibok under 28 Task Force Brigade of Sector 1 Operation LAFIYA DOLE have neutralised scores of Boko Haram terrorists in ... Read More

Troops kill scores of bandits in Zamfara, rescue victims in Kaduna — Army

Abdul Jimoh- March 19, 2021

The Nigerian Army says troops of Operation Hadarin Daji successfully thwarted a kidnap activity of bandits, by killing scores at Kabasa village in Magami Local ... Read More

Chief Army Staff Visits Special Army Super Camp 1 Ngamdu

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2021

In continuation of his Operational visits to the Theatre of Operations in the North East Region, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS).Major General Ibrahim Attahiru ... Read More

Operation Hadarin Daji Apprehend Bandits, Recover Arms in Kaura Namoda

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2020

Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI on 14 December 2020, successfully ambushed some marauding armed bandits around Magizawa, Kani, Zango, Tabanni and Nasamu villages of Kaura ... Read More

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke Neutralizes Armed Bandits in Benue and Nasarawa

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2020

In continuation of aggressive clearance operation to stamp out banditry and other criminal activities in the North Central zone of the country, troops of Operation ... Read More

Nigerian Army Remains Resolute to the Peace and Stability of the Nation

Tanimu- October 15, 2020

The Nigerian Army (NA) wishes to reassure law abiding citizens that it is highly committed to the sustenance of peace, security and defence of democracy ... Read More

Buratai commends Gombe State Government for allocating land to Nigerian Army Land

Suleiman Idris- September 6, 2020

Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, Chief of Army Staff, has commended Gov. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State for allocating land to the Nigerian Army for the construction ... Read More

Army partners EFCC to end attacks on oil, gas pipelines in Rivers

Abdul Jimoh- August 19, 2020

The Nigerian Army says it is collaborating with the Economic Financial and Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Port Harcourt to end attacks on oil and gas ... Read More

Army Rescue 2 Kidnapped Victims in Ondo

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2020

Troops of the 32 Artillery Brigade, Owena Cantonment, Akure, say they have rescued two kidnapped victims at Iboropa forest in Akoko North East Local Government ... Read More

Troops of “Operation Sahel Sanity” arrest bandits, rescue kidnapped victims in N/W-DHQ

Abdul Jimoh- July 23, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have arrested 10 notorious bandits, rescued kidnapped victims and recovered rustled cows in the last ... Read More

602 repentant Boko Haram terrorists take oath of allegiance – DHQ

Abdul Jimoh- July 16, 2020

Defence Headquarters has said that 602 repentant Boko Haram members swore Oath of Allegiance to the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the last one week. ... Read More

Army Conducts Arms Training Exercise, Warns Communities to Keep off Area

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2020

The 2 Division of Nigerian Army, Odogbo, Ibadan will conduct its 2020 annual range classification exercise from March 16 to March 20 at Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment shooting ... Read More

Thai Army to Make Changes After Soldier Conducts Mass Shooting

Henry Solomon- February 11, 2020

Thailand’s army chief promised changes to the military’s procedures after a soldier who felt cheated by his commanding officer carried out a mass shooting that ... Read More

Insurgency: Theatre command commences local production of MRAPs in Maiduguri

Henry Solomon- February 7, 2020

The Nigerian Army Engineer Corps, Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have commenced local production of Mines Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles in Maiduguri ... Read More

Don’t be deterred by what you heard in the news or on social media ~ GOC 7 Div to recuperating soldiers

Abdul Jimoh- January 13, 2020

The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigeria Army, Maiduguri, Brig.-Gen. Abdul Khalifa, on Sunday, rocked the dance floor with wounded troops in the hospital ... Read More

Army, NDLEA recover eight guns, 725 bags of suspected cannabis in Edo

Abdul Jimoh- December 16, 2019

The combined troops of 4 Brigade and 32 Artillery Brigade Nigerian Army Exercise Crocodile Smile IV have recovered eight dane guns and 725 bags of ... Read More

Army says terrorists falling to its superior power

Abdul Jimoh- November 27, 2019

Nigerian Army says its troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has continued to exert superiority against remnants of Boko Haram/Islamic State West Africa Province elements, thereby ... Read More

Army takes medical outreach to Ebonyi community

Abdul Jimoh- November 18, 2019

No fewer than 302 residents of Akpoha community in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State have benefitted from the Nigerian Army free medical ... Read More