Tag: Nigerian Army

HQ Sector 3 MNJTF Receives Equipment And Logistics Donated By AU

Abdul Jimoh- July 13, 2022

The Force Commander (FC), Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), Major General Abdul Ibrahim on Tuesday, 12 July 2022 handed over some African Union (AU) donated ... Read More

Former Army Provost Marshall Passes On

AMT 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

Lt. Gen. Yahaya Promotes Private Soldier for Display of Professionalism

AMT Tanimu- July 12, 2021

In line with one of the pillars of his command philosophy of professionalism, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya has granted ... Read More

Dead Bodies of Eleven Troops on Stabilisation Operations Found in Benue State

AMT Tanimu- April 9, 2021

Dead bodies of Eleven troops of the Nigerian Army, comprising one officer and ten soldiers initially declared missing found in Benue state. A statement by ... Read More

Update of Minor Fire Incident at Nigerian Army Headquarters Complex, Abuja

AMT Tanimu- March 2, 2021

Electrical fault sparked a minor fire incident at the Army Headquarters Complex, Abuja, Tuesday morning. A statement by the Director Army Public Relations Brigadier General ... Read More

Yerima Takes Over As Army Spokesperson

AMT Tanimu- February 9, 2021

Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima has been appointed the new Spokesperson for the Nigerian Army. A statement from the Directorate of Army Public Relations indicates that ... Read More

Nigerian Army Makes New Postings and Appointments

AMT Tanimu- January 9, 2021

In the rekindled spirit of professionalism and enhanced productivity, the Nigerian Army has just released the postings and appointments of some affected senior officers. The ... Read More

Troops eliminate 20 terrorists, capture 4 gun trucks in Borno – Army

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2020

The Nigerian Army says its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole on Saturday killed more than 20 Boko Haram terrorists and captured equipment in an attempt ... Read More

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

AMT 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

Kogi State Opens up Access Road from Kpokpolobi to Uttu Forest – @HQNigerianArmy

AMT Tanimu- October 5, 2020

The Nigerian Army (NA) wishes to appreciate and commend the Kogi State Government for heeding its advice conveyed through the Commander 4 Special Forces Command ... Read More

Army to Improve Capacity For Personnel in Internal Security to Save Lives

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2020

Nigerian Army says it has concluded arrangement to organise a Combat Life Savers Training Course for its personnel engaged in internal security operations to improve ... Read More

Nigerian Soldier Suffering from Depression Kills Subaltern in Borno State

AMT Tanimu- July 30, 2020

A trooper of the Nigerian Army serving in 202 Battalion of 21 Special Armoured Brigade Bama, Borno State, went beserk at about 1030 hours on ... Read More

Major Shake-up in Nigerian Army as 37 Generals Redeployed

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has approved new postings/deployment and appointments of 37 Generals and five Colonels to different formations and units ... Read More

Army Day: COAS inaugurates projects nationwide

Suleiman Idris- July 5, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has inaugurated several projects across the eight divisions of Nigerian Army nationwide in commemoration of the Nigerian ... Read More

Stop Depicting the Military Brutal in Your Drama Skits

AMT Tanimu- April 10, 2020

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a variety of measures to stem its spread in our country. Some of these ... Read More

Army Caution Farmers and Hunters in Ibadan to Avoid Annual Range Exercise Area

AMT Tanimu- 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 the Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment ... Read More

Nigeria, India strengthen collaboration on defence capability

Abdul Jimoh- February 18, 2020

In moves to deepen defence relations between Nigeria and India, the Nigerian army and Indian Ordnance Factory Board have initiated moves to strengthen defence capabilities. ... Read More

Peace keeping: Nigerian Army officer bags Commonwealth Peace Award

Abdul Jimoh- February 10, 2020

The Commanding Officer, 72 Special Forces Battalion Makurdi, Lt. Col. A.D. Alhassan, has been honoured by the West African College of Freelance Journalism, for the ... Read More

Massive Promotion of Senior Officers in the Nigerian Army

AMT Tanimu- November 10, 2019

NIGERIAN ARMY PROMOTES SENIOR OFFICERS The Nigerian Army Council on Saturday the 9th of November 2019 has approved the promotion of senior officers to the ... Read More

Nigerian Army Approves New Posting and Appointments

AMT Tanimu- October 29, 2019

The Nigerian Army has released the postings and appointments of its officers. The posting which was approved by the Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen ... Read More