Tag: Nigerian Military

Troops kill 55 bandits, rescue 760 abductees in Zamfara

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 12, 2019

Troops of Operation Sharan Daji have killed 55 bandits and rescued 760 persons abducted from villages in Zamfara state. Gallant Nigeria Military Men This was ... Read More

Military clears air on Baga attack

admin- December 28, 2018

The Nigerian Army will today address the press in Maiduguri on the confusing reports from Baga, a fishing town north of Borno. The press conference ... Read More

Independence Day Parade: Display Of Competence By Nigeria’s Military Excites Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- October 1, 2018

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday, expressed satisfaction with the competence and capabilities of the Nigerian military. Osinbajo spoke with newsmen after the ... Read More

Three Thousand IDPs Relocated to Bama – IOM

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2018

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said the Nigerian Government has relocated no fewer than 3,000 Internally Displaced People of Bama origin in Borno to ... 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

Nigerian Air Force resume training of pilots for unmanned aircraft

inno.korie- July 12, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), said on Wednesday it had resumed the training of pilots for Unarmed Air Vehicles, otherwise known as drones. The NAF ... Read More

The First 30 Nigerian Officers In Nigeria’s Military

Tanimu- June 26, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Left to right sitting: Captain Robert Adeyinka Adebayo, Captain Philip Effiong, Captain Umeh Ogere Imo, Major Samuel Adesoji Ademulegun, Major Wellington Bassey, ... Read More

Acting President Osinbajo Unveils New IDP Food Distribution Plan In Maiduguri

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, today in Maiduguri unveiled a new and more effective distribution plan for delivering relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons in ... Read More

President Buhari To Visit Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 25, 2017

Ali Inuwa, NAN: President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to declare open this year’s Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship in Sambisa forest in Borno. Maj.-Gen. David ... 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

Nigerian Military Symbol of National Unity – Rabe Abubakar

Tanimu- February 10, 2017

Rabe Abubakar, Abuja: The attention of the Defence Headquarters has been drawn to a misleading, baseless and concocted online story that Nigerian military is out ... Read More

UPDATE: Nigeria Military Mistakenly Bombed A Refuge(IDP) Camp

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 18, 2017

Alpha Jet Nigerian Airforce The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has expressed regret over the accidental air strike that affected the Internal Displaced Persons Camp in ... Read More

UPDATE: Fleeing Boko Haram Suspect Arrested In Ikorodu, Lagos State

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 26, 2016

Nigerian Soldiers Clearing Sambisa The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has revealed the arrest of a Boko Haram terrorist in Ikorodu area of ... Read More

“White Man” Among the Criminals Caught in Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 25, 2016

Nigerian Armed Forces A white man, whose nationality has not been disclosed, was arrested inside Sambisa Forest as Nigerian troops cleared Boko Haram insurgents out ... Read More

#BREAKING Nigerian Army Promotes 227 Senior Officers

Tanimu- December 9, 2016

SK Usman, Abuja: The Army Council has today approved the promotion of 227 senior officers from various ranks to the next higher rank in the ... Read More

It Is Illogical To Employ Mercenaries For An Already Won Battle – DHQ

Henry Solomon- November 10, 2016

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) read with dismay the disturbing report on Wednesday 9 November 2016 edition of Thisday Newspaper claiming that foreign mercenaries would be ... Read More

UK Extols Nigerian Armed Forces

Abdul Jimoh- September 23, 2016

The United Kingdom has expressed satisfaction with the successes recorded so far by the Armed Forces of Nigeria in the tackling of Boko Haram insurgency ... Read More

NEWS SUMMARY: Ikpeazu reinstatement, Arrest Of Kidnapping Gang and All You Need to Know Today August 18, 2016

admin- August 19, 2016

Outgoing Envoy Visits Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to do everything within his power towards restoring the confidence and faith of the nation’s internally ... Read More

Operation Safe Haven Broker Peace in Plateau state

inno.korie- August 13, 2016

Operation Safe Haven in Plateau is facilitating a peace building process in the flash point of threats to peace in the state. Sector commander joint ... Read More

We’ve Started Process For Manufacturing Military Hardware – Army Commandant NDC

admin- July 30, 2016

Nigerian Army Shock unit in North-east in the fight against Boko Haram The Commandant, National Defence College, Rear Admiral Samuel Alade, says the Nigerian military ... Read More