Colonel Sagir Musa
Army redeploys officers, announces new appointments
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has approved the redeployment and appointment of five major generals and four brigadier generals across its formations.
Terrorists fleeing Lake Chad in droves, military claims
The Nigerian Army has said Boko Haram/ISWAP fighters have been fleeing in droves to North and Central Africa following its offensives in the Lake Chad region.
Army kills two bandits on Kaduna-Abuja highway
Troops of 1 Division, Nigerian Army raided bandits’ hideout at Gonan Bature East of Rijana and Kasarami Farm House in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Army Spokesman, Colonel Sagir Musa, disclosed that at 4:30am on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, the troops invaded the bandits’ hideout following intelligence report. “During the operation, the officers…
‘Boko Haram terrorists don’t earn more than soldiers’
The Nigerian Army has denied a claim credited to a member of the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative, Sidi Ali Mohammed, that a Boko Haram fighter earns as much as $3,000 daily, as against the alleged N1,000 paid a troop for same day. Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, in a…