Tag: Nigeria Army

Insurgency: Nigeria Army records more successes

Abdul Jimoh- January 2, 2020

The Nigerian Army says its troops have neutralised and captured more Boko Haram/Islamic State of West Africa’s Province (ISWAP) terrorists and rescued 165 women and ... Read More


AMT Tanimu- August 14, 2019

Applications are invited from eligible Nigerians for commission into the Nigerian Army (NA) as Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) officers. The DSSC is open to ... Read More

2019 Army Day: Soldiers In Lagos Defy Early Morning Rain To Clean-Up Tinubu Square In Lagos

Abdul Jimoh- June 29, 2019

The Nigerian Army on Saturday defied the early morning downpour and deployed its personnel to Tinubu Square in Lagos for a clean-up exercise as part ... Read More

Army confirms killing 9 key Boko Haram social media “personalities”

admin- June 10, 2019

The Nigerian Army on Monday said it killed nine ”social media personalities” of  the Islamic State for West African Province(ISWAP). Col. Sagir Musa, Army Director ... Read More

Army rescues 29 women, 25 children

admin- May 13, 2019

Troops of the Nigerian Army have rescued 54 Boko Haram kidnapped persons in Borno, including 29 women and 25 children. In a statement, Col. Sagir ... Read More

Troops Kill 2 Bandits In Kaduna, Recover Weapons

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2019

Troops killed two bandits and recovered some weapons after they raided one of their den in  Gonan Bature East of Rijana and Kasarami farm house ... Read More

Missing General: Army Pulls Out Another Vehicle From Jos Pond

Abdul Jimoh- October 2, 2018

The Nigeria Army has pulled out another vehicle from the mining pond in Dura Du, Jos, where missing Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd) car was found ... Read More

TY Danjuma’s Allegations: Army to Make Report Public

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2018

The Nigerian army has promised to make public the findings of the panel it set up to investigate the allegations leveled against it by retired ... Read More

Army to Revive Sambisa Forest for Tourists Attraction

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2018

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says Nigerian Army will work with National Park Service and Borno Government to revive Sambisa forest to attract ... Read More

Troops Successfully Repel Attack by Bandits in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 while on patrol to Zamban village in Suntai Local ... Read More

Army Neutralise 4 Militia Groups in Benue

Henry Solomon- April 17, 2018

The Army says its troops have neutralised four of the 20 militia they encountered at Teguma village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue on ... Read More

WATCH OUT: Boko Haram Sectional Leader on The Run in Woman Attire Says @HQNigerianArmy

AMT Tanimu- February 13, 2018

SK Usman, Abuja: The concerted efforts of troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on the ongoing clearance of the Boko Haram terrorists through Operation DEEP PUNCH ... Read More

FCT Residents Should Not Panic Over Troops – Army

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2018

The Nigerian Army Headquarters Garrison has urged residents of the FCT and its environs not to panic over troops’ movement on Friday as its troops ... Read More

RE: Military Stops Admission of Female Cadets

AMT Tanimu- November 15, 2017

John Enenche, Abuja: The attention of the Defense Headquarters has been drawn to a news being spread in the print and online Media about stoppage ... Read More

#NigeriaAt57 Update on President Buhari Independence Day Visit To Troops in Borno

AMT Tanimu- October 2, 2017

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday marked the 57th Independence anniversary in Maiduguri, with visit to troops of Operation Lafiya Dole involved in ... Read More

Troops Eliminate 6 Boko Haram Terrorists, Weapons Recovered

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2017

The Nigerian Army said that it killed six terrorists in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno during an operation to dislodge the remnant of Boko ... Read More

Army Appeals To Religious And Traditional Leaders On Indoctrination For Suicide Missions

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

The Nigerian Army has appealed to religious, traditional and community leaders, as well as all well-meaning Nigerians especially in the North East of of the ... Read More

Army, Other Security Agencies March For Peace In Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2017

Army, Other Security Agencies March For Peace In Kogi The Nigeria Army and sister security agencies on Thursday held a joint route march aimed at ... Read More

Army Discovers Reactivated Illegal Oil Dump In Rivers

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2017

Troops of 146 Battalion, 16 Brigade Nigerian Army while on routine patrol on Wednesday 28th June 2017, along Sucrucho-Kalarogbana Fishing Ports general area, discovered and ... Read More

BREAKING: Massive Shake Up In The Nigerian Army, 147 Officers Affected

AMT Tanimu- May 10, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: In a bid to re-strategize, the Nigerian Army has posted in 147 officers into Operation LAFIYA DOLE, some Divisions, formations and training ... Read More