Tag: Defence Headquarters

Troops eliminate 3 bandits, apprehend 4 in Benue

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, on Saturday eliminated three bandits and apprehended four others during raids on their hideouts in Benue. ... Read More

Military airstrike disrupts cattle rustling activities, mops up bandits in Kaduna forest

Abdul Jimoh- November 14, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Thunder Strike has disrupted activities of cattle rustlers in Kwiambana Forest area in Kaduna State, killing ... Read More

Troops Eliminate Boko Haram Commanders, Fighters in Lake Chad – DHQ

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2020

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have eliminated several top commanders and fighters of Boko Haram terrorists group in their various camps at the fringes of ... Read More

Coup against Buhari? DHQ says military not part of it

admin- May 15, 2019

BThe Defence Headquarters (DHQ) on Tuesday dissociated the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) from a document calling for the overthrow of the Muhammadu Buhari democratically-elected ... Read More

Army flushes out criminals in Northwest

admin- November 21, 2018

The criminals terrorising citizens in North West have been disorganised and are on the run as operations to flush them out extends beyond Zamfara. The ... Read More

Military To Sustain Operations Across The Country, Re-affirms Commitment To Security

Henry Solomon- September 29, 2017

The Defence Headquarters said that it will sustain its various operations and exercises in the North East, North West, North Central, South West, South South ... Read More

Defence Headquarters Releases Report and Recommendations On Issues of Public Interest

AMT Tanimu- July 21, 2017

Defence Headquarters brief the media on three incidents of public interest concerning members of the Armed Forces of Nigeria. These incidents were erroneous airstrike of ... Read More

Nigeria Army Provides Short Code For Its Call Centre

Henry Solomon- June 22, 2017

The Defence Headquarters has issued a short code for the Nigeria Army call centre to the general public and organizations. This was made available in ... Read More

Defence HQ To Amnesty International: Stop Meddling Into Security Issues

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2017

Nigerian Military has warned International Non-Governmental Organisations operating in the country such as Amnesty International (AI) and their affiliates to desist from meddling into security ... Read More

We are committed to making Nigeria succeed says US AFRICOM commander

inno.korie- February 22, 2017

 Nigeria has been described as an important nation that is very strategic, not only to Africa but to the whole world while her success determines ... Read More

DHQ Gives Support To Presidential Committee On North East (PCNI)

AMT Tanimu- January 11, 2017

Rabe Abubakar, Abuja: The Nigerian Armed Forces have reassured the Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI), of its unflinching support and collaboration in line ... Read More

13 Senior Officers Promoted Decorated By CDS Gen. Olonisakin

AMT Tanimu- December 23, 2016

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has decorated 13 newly promoted Senior Officers serving in the Defence Headquarters in recognition of ... Read More

Beware! Boko Haram Terrorists Disguise As Menial Workers

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2016

Nigeria Soldiers with Armored vehicle The Defence Headquarters has issued a serious warning to the members of the public that Boko Haram members are now disguising ... 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

News Summary: Bomb Scare At Port-Harcourt Airport 14/11/2016

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2016

 NTA News Summary - November 14, 2016 NAF Strategize To Overcome Security Challenges The Nigerian Airforce has expressed confidence that the Security challenge in 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

All You Need To know On News Summary; 27/9/2016. FCT to Improve Education Sector, Countdown to Edo Governorship Election

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 27, 2016

President Buhari Receives the AFDB President President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence in the ability of Nigeria to surmount her economic challenges given the abundant ... 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