Tag: CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF

Late Chief of Defence Staff Alex Badeh: Principal suspects in net

admin- December 27, 2018

As police continue to probe the killing of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, sources say two principal suspects have been ... Read More

Service chiefs brief President Buhari on security; Benue, Zamfara, Taraba in focus

inno.korie- August 20, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, at the Presidential Villa, had a closed door meeting with service chiefs. The president proceeded to Daura, Kastina State, for ... Read More

Plateau Killings: Osinbajo says perpetrators will be punished

admin- June 26, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, on Monday, visited Plateau following attacks that left scores of people dead. Within the last two days over 80 persons were ... 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

Military Engagement Alone Cannot Solve Insurgency – FG

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2017

Mansur Dan-AliNigeria's Defense Minister The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, has said that military engagement alone cannot provide sustainable solution to the asymmetric security threats ... Read More

#NewsInPhoto: Osinbajo With Pastor Adeboye At RCCG Region 10 Family Programme

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2017

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) is a Pentecostal megachurch and denomination founded in Lagos, Nigeria by by Rev. Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi (1909–1980) in ... Read More

News Summary 13th December 2016: Update On Rivers Re-Run, National Pensioners Day, etc

admin- December 13, 2016

Speaker Commends Nigerian Army Speaker Yakubu Dogara has urged Nigerians to support the families of dead Soldiers in whatever capacity they can, as a mark ... Read More

DHQ Seeks Regional Cooperation To Fight Trans-Border Crimes

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2016

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has restated the Armed Forces commitment to protect Nigeria’s borders against trans-border crimes and to ... Read More

CDS Warns Military Drivers On Traffic Rules

Henry Solomon- December 6, 2016

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has warned military drivers to play up safety on the roads and to always respect ... Read More

Exercise Eagle Eye; CDS Olonisakin Commends Nigerian Navy

inno.korie- December 4, 2016

Chief of Defence Staff General Gabriel Olonisakin has commended the operations of the Nigerian Navy in the Niger delta and north east. Chief of Defence ... Read More

Trial Of Badeh: How $702,000 Was Paid Into Badeh’s Account- Fatima Daudu

admin- November 15, 2016

The ninth prosecution witness, PW9, in the ongoing trial of Air Marshal Alex Badeh, on Monday, November 14, 2016 told Justice Okong Abang of the ... Read More

Niger Delta Youths At The Defence Headquarters

admin- October 28, 2016

Niger Delta Youths Visit Chief of Defence Staff The Coalition of Niger Delta youth leaders have appealed to youths in the region to embrace peace ... Read More

NTA Network News Summary 21/9/16

admin- September 22, 2016

President Buhari Addresses US-Africa Business Forum President Muhammadu Buhari has formally invited American businesses to take advantage of the investment opportunity Nigeria represents as the ... Read More

Pakistan Chief Of Defence Staff Express Readiness To Train And Equip The Nigeria Police Force

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2016

The Chief of Defence staff of Pakistan, Lt. General NAJIB ULLAH KHAN HI (M) on 17TH August, 2016 paid a courtesy call on the Inspector ... Read More

IPCR, PBDP Hold National Workshop On Radicalization, Violent Extremism

admin- July 20, 2016

Disturbed by the rise in radicalization and violent extremism in Nigeria, Federal Government’s apex agency on matters of peace, conflict and security, the Institute for ... Read More

Malian Defence Chief Applauds The Nigerian Armed Forces

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2016

The Deputy Chief of Defence Staff of the Malian Armed Forces, Brigadier General Didier Dacko has eulogised the Nigerian Armed Forces for their exceptional role ... Read More

Witness: Badeh Gave Me N864 million from NAF Account to Buy Properties

inno.korie- June 15, 2016

Former CDS , Alex Badeh A prosecution witness, Mustapha Yerima, PW4, Managing Director, Ryte Builders Nigeria Limited, in the ongoing trial of a former Chief ... Read More

CDS Seeks Cooperation To Deny Retreating Terrorists Safe Haven

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2016

Nigeria's Chief of Defence Staff, Gen Olonisakin (m) (flanked by Cameroonian Min of Defence and Chief of Defence Staff respectively (Photo: Defence HQ) In an ... Read More

DISCLAIMER! Fake Facebook Account of Chief of Defence Staff

Tanimu- March 17, 2016

Fake Facebook Accounts of Chief of Defence Staff The attention of Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has been drawn to the existence of fake Facebook accounts being ... Read More

Armsgate: Badeh’s Trial Adjourned to March 16

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2016

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja has adjourned the trial of a former Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, Air Chief Marshal Alex ... Read More