From Fatima Bukar, Abuja The Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA) 81 division chapter, Lagos, has donated food items to some widows of Nigerian soldiers who died in line of duty while fighting Boko Haram insurgency in North-east. President of the chapter, Mrs. Grace Udoh, who presented the items at Ikeja cantonment,...
By Juliet Odey In a statement today, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations, Operation Lafiya Dole Theatre Command said the protest by the few mutinous  troops happened while the command was conducting a redeployment of soldiers at the Maiduguri Airport, following a directive to review troops’ deployment in Maiduguri...
 From Fatima Bukar, Abuja As the Nigerian army makes another valiant effort to contain renewed onslaught by Boko Haram insurgents, the chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai, has in a widely circulated new operational guidelines warns Nigerian army commanders to desist from fleeing in the wake of Boko Haram offensive...
From Esther Manga Nigerian Army has assured the Vigilante/Hunters Association in Borno that they are ready to collaborate with them in the ongoing counter insurgency operations in the North East. In a statement by Brig.-Gen Texas Chukwu, the army spokesman, the Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Brig.-Gen. Abdulmalik Biu,...
The Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA), 81 Division Chapter, Lagos, has donated food items to some widows of Nigerian soldiers who died in the insurgency in the North-East of the country. Mrs Grace Udoh, the President of the Association in the chapter, made the presentation on Monday evening at...
From Esther Manga President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a 1,000-strong military force to be deployed to Zamfara State on Monday. Buhari made the revelation on his Twitter handle, @MBuhari while talking about the agenda for the ECOWAS-ECCAS Summit in Lome, Togo. He said the top agenda would be peace and security. He said; “I...
On July 9, the Nigeria military in Maiduguri, Borno State, handed over 184 child soldiers arrested while fighting on the side of insurgents to the United Nations.The Theatre Commander, Operational Lafiya Dole, Major General Nicholas Rogers, oversaw the hand over at a brief ceremony held at the Maimalari Barracks...
The Ministers of Information, Lai Mohammed and Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau have said that the military and security agencies have commenced the rescue of 110 abducted Dapchi school girls by Boko Haram last Monday. Alhaji Lai led a Federal Government delegation to a meeting with Yobe State Government, the Dapchi Community leaders,...
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), yesterday, took delivery of the second batch of Super Mushshak Trainer Aircraft that the Federal Government had since ordered from Pakistan. The Ilyushin 76 Strategic Airlifter Aircraft that brought the new Super Mushshak Aircraft touched down at the NAF Base in Kaduna at exactly...
The Nigerian Army has fulfilled its promise to partner with Innoson motors by taking delivery of some of the vehicles it ordered from the local car manufacturer to be used for its operations in the northeast. This was disclosed by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman. The...