Col. Sagir Musa
Nigerian Army warns against fake videos, cartoons
The Nigerian Army, yesterday, cautioned against clips and graphics depicting the military in bad light over the enforcement of lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Army okays new postings, appointments of officers
The Nigerian Army has released its fresh postings and names of newly promoted officers. Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sagir Musa, who disclosed this yesterday in Abuja
Army destroys over 120 illegal refineries in Niger Delta
The Nigerian Army has said it destroyed no fewer than 120 illegal refining sites in the Niger Delta, insisting that its action was in line with its mandate to curb economic sabotage and insecurity in the country. Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sagir Musa, explained that following intensified coordinated anti-illegal oil bunkering and…
Army kills seven suspected terrorists in Borno State
Troops of 22 Brigade, 7 Division of Nigerian Army, in collaboration with Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), have killed seven suspected terrorists in Borno. Army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement on Friday, in Maiduguri, said exchange of fire in the axis resulted in the extermination of seven Boko Haram insurgents. “Seven AK-47 rifles…
An election Nigeria must win
While President Muhammadu Buhari’s genuine concern about the conduct of the general elections, beginning tomorrow, is understandable, his recent order to security personnel to deal ruthlessly with any persons who may attempt to disrupt the conduct of the general elections is curious and has appropriately generated controversy. But Nigerians should not let any such controversy…
Army gets new spokesman, releases new posting
Col. Sagir Musa has been appointed as acting Director Army Public Relations. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Musa replaces Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, who voluntarily retired from the service on Thursday. NAN also reports that Musa’s appointment is contained in a new redeployment of senior officers released by the Army Headquarters. Until the…
Army counts gains of concluded operation Python Dance in South East
The Nigerian Army yesterday said that despite the initial misinformation, agitation and misplaced apprehension about the exercise ‘Python Dance’ launched during the festive period, the record of achievements was huge and highly acknowledged across the South eastern region.
Military launches offensive to check criminality in South- East during Yuletide
The military has launched operation ‘Python Dance’ in the South- East zone to contain criminal activities during the Christmas season.The 82 Division of the Nigeria Army, Enugu said the exercise would hold simultaneously.....