Buratai launches military exercise for Taraba, Nasarawa, others
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, yesterday officially inaugurated a military combat codenamed Exercise Ayem Akpatema in Benue State, saying the exercise was not targeted at any particular individual or group.
Buratai charges troops to get Shekau dead or alive
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has again charged troops to capture Abubakar Shekau, the factional leader of the Boko Haram terrorists group, alive or dead.
Buratai’s father buried amid tears in Maiduguri
Hundreds of people on Friday attended the funeral prayer for late Alhaji Yusuf Buratai, the father of Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the remains of Buratai were buried at the Gwange cemetery in Maiduguri.
Governors absent as Osinbajo endorses state police
None of the 36 governors was in attendance at a security summit yesterday as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo explained why Nigeria is ripe for state police.
Military varsities as vistas of academic, security renaissance
There are at least 42 military universities in the world. The oldest is said to be found in Austria, Theresian Military Academy -Wiener Neustadt – the oldest military academy...
El-Zakzaky: Quo vadis, the Nigerian state?
Of what value is democracy to the Nigerian State when elements in the executive arm of government are acting above the law, treating the courts with...
Buratai warns officers to steer clear of politics
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has issued a stern warning to all officers and soldiers in the Nigerian Army to steer clear of politics.
Buratai deploys troops to Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has deployed the special teams of the Nigerian Army to Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa states to check further loss of lives.
War against Boko Haram in Lake Chad over, says Buratai
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai has declared that the war against Boko Haram insurgency is over. According to him, what is left for the troops to do is stabilize areas that have serious security challenges and prepare to crush any such insurrection in the future. Buratai made the declaration at the weekend…