Tag: LT. Gen. Tukur Buratai

Security: Gov. Oyetola meets Buratai

admin- June 14, 2019

Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun has urged the Chief of Army Staff , Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, to speed up action on the  joint security ... Read More

New commanders to tackle Boko Haram

admin- December 6, 2018

New commanders have been deployed in North East by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, to battle fighters of Boko Haram. The new ... Read More

War Against Terrorism Requires Collective Support Of Nigerians – Buratai

Abdul Jimoh- September 25, 2018

Tukur Yusuf BurataiNigeria's Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen.Tukur Buratai has said that the war against terrorism required the collective ... Read More

Plateau killings: Buratai charges troops to be aggressive

admin- September 18, 2018

Plateau killings: Buratai charges troops to be aggressive The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has charged troops of `Operation Safe Haven’ to be ... Read More

Dambazau, Amaechi, others hold conference on Peace, security

admin- July 9, 2018

R-L: Chief Rotimi Amaechi, Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazzau and Dr. Kayode Fayemi By Taiye Elebiyo-Edeni The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi ... Read More

Counter Insurgency: We Celebrate Christmas In Gwoza To Attest To Success, Military Resilience – Buratai

Abdul Jimoh- December 26, 2017

  The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said he celebrated the Christmas with troops in Gwoza to attest to the success so far ... Read More

Dismiss Suit Compelling Me To Produce Kanu, Buratai Urges Court

Abdul Jimoh- November 17, 2017

Tukur Yusuf BurataiNigeria's COAS The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss a suit, seeking to ... Read More

Insurgency: Buratai Lauds Troops’ Commitment, Promises Prompt Payment Of Operational Allowances

Abdul Jimoh- November 6, 2017

  The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has assured troops of Operation Lafiya Dole that their operational allowances owed them for the last ... 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

My Vision Is To Have Professional, Responsive Army – Buratai

Abdul Jimoh- September 22, 2017

Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf BurataiNigeria Army Chief Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), on Friday said his vision was to have a ... Read More

No Time To Rest Yet, Buratai Charges Troops

Abdul Jimoh- August 2, 2017

No Time To Rest Yet, Buratai Charges Troops The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has charged Nigerian troops in the North East to ... Read More

GOC Urges Troops To Strive Hard And End Boko Haram Insurgency In North-East

Abdul Jimoh- June 12, 2017

GOC urges troops to strive hard and end Boko Haram insurgency in North-East Brig.-Gen. Stevenson Olabanji, acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 8 Task Force Division, ... Read More

Buratai Challenges Infantry Corps To Rebrand For Efficient Services

Abdul Jimoh- May 22, 2017

COAS challenges Infantry Corps to rebrand for efficient services The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday, challenged the Army Infantry Corps to ... Read More

Southern Kaduna: Army holds town hall meeting towards ending crisis

inno.korie- April 18, 2017

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday organised a town hall meeting with stakeholders in Southern Kaduna to explore ways of ending the recurring crisis in the ... Read More

Capture ‘Gana’ alive, GOC 82 Division Nigerian Army orders troops.

inno.korie- April 13, 2017

Maj.-Gen. Adamu Abubakar , the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the  Nigerian Army, Enugu, has directed troops to go after terror kingpin, Tawase ... Read More

Nigerian Army: Sambisa Forest To Become a Military Base in 2017

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 26, 2016

Nigerian Soldiers in Sambisa Forest, North-east Nigeria The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday, said Sambisa forest would serve as training ground ... 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

Chief Of Army Staff Briefs Media On Army Day 2016 Celebration

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2016

The Nigerian Army said that this year’s Army Day Celebration (NADCEL) promises to be unique albeit low key, that will showcase the Nigerian Army’s commitment as ... Read More

Shiite/Army Clash: 347 Killed And Committed To Mass Burial – Kaduna State Government

Henry Solomon- April 11, 2016

The Kaduna State Government said on Monday announced that 347 persons were killed during the Dec. 12 Shiite/Nigerian Army clash in Zaria. The Secretary to ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force Gaining Grounds Against Insurgents

Suleiman Idris- August 24, 2015

The renewed collaborative efforts between land and air troops in counter insurgency operations code named Lafiya Dole, is paying off with terrorists loosing grounds in ... Read More