Wednesday, 30th November 2022
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Defence Headquarters

6 Mar
The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, has solicited for the support of retired military officers for the armed forces and for the general development of the country.
1 Mar
Defence Headquarters has pledged to strengthen military cooperation between Nigeria and Egypt with a view to curbing insurgency. The pledge was made at Defence Headquarters in Abuja, yesterday...
18 Jan
The African Bar Association (AfBA) has concluded arrangement to host the maiden African Air Force Conference in partnership with the Defence Headquarters come April in Abuja, with participation from over 800 persons to deliberate and proffer lasting solutions to insecurity.
7 Jan
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, raised the alarm over a plot by some political interests to sponsor negative media campaigns about him.
14 Nov 2021
The Defence Headquarters says the publication by an online newspaper claiming that the Nigerian military had warned politicians and officers against a coup was false.
10 Apr 2021
The Defence Headquarters, yesterday, said apart from the initial 10 bandits, no other civilian casualties were recorded in any part of Konshisha, Benue State, to date.
13 Nov 2020
The Defence Headquarters (DHQ), yesterday, said it would not join issues with the National Assembly over its criticism of the military-led rehabilitation and reintegration of repentant Boko Haram members into the society.
28 Jul 2020
The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has warned the political class against inciting mutiny in the armed forces.
28 Jul 2020
A declaration the other day by the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) that the array of the country’s intelligence agencies including the National Intelligence Agency...
7 May 2020
The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday said 343 Boko Haram/ISWAP fighters had been killed by the military in counter-insurgency operations across the North East geo-political zone.
12 Jan 2020
Five days after a presidential aide assured Nigerians that there was no cause for concern over the withdrawal of 1, 200 Chadian troops from North East, the Defence Headquarters...
3 Jul 2019
The Joint Investigative Panel set up by Defence Headquarters (DHQ) Wednesday paraded 15 suspected killers of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd). Badeh was murdered in his car on Tuesday, December 18 while returning from his farm. "It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise…


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Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin died Wednesday at the age of 96, state media reported, hailing him as a great communist revolutionary who helped quell the 1989 pro-democracy protests. Jiang took power in the aftermath of the Tiananmen Square crackdown, in which the military used deadly force to end peaceful demonstrations, and led China towards…
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Kylian Mbappe is among the players rested as France coach Didier Deschamps makes nine changes to his starting line-up for Wednesday's final World Cup group game against Tunisia at Education City Stadium.
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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Calabar branch, have staged a peaceful protest to demand the payment of their eight months’ salary arrears from the Federal Government.
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Gareth Bale shot down suggestions he could have played his final game for Wales after bowing out of the World Cup at the group stage.
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***As INEC urges parties to respect own constitution The United Nations (UN), has decried the low number of female candidates contesting in the 2023 general elections in Nigeria, describing the development as unacceptable and appalling. This is as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), urged political parties to respect their constitutions to ensure internal democracy…