General Gabriel Olonisakin
Buhari orders IGP, CDS to probe Katsina killings
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu and Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin to immediately investigate the killings in Katsina and report to him. The President, who gave the directive when he received reports of killings in Katsina State on Tuesday, also expressed shock over the development…
Buhari orders clampdown on bandits, kidnappers, others
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday gave a marching order to security operatives to deal ruthlessly with bandits terrorising Zamfara State and its environs. He equally sanctioned same measure for kidnappers and others engaged in acts compromising security nationwide. The president gave the directive during a two-hour closed down meeting with the nation’s service chiefs and heads…
Uncertainty in military over naming of new service chiefs
There is uncertainty in the military over who will appoint new service chiefs ahead of the July 13 when their tenure ends.
Challenge of combing Niger Delta creeks, Gulf of Guinea with ‘Eagle Eye’
The task of protecting Nigeria’s maritime area, where a large chunk of the country’s revenue comes from, is, no doubt, herculean, as bunkering activities ...
Military move to end farmers-herdsmen clash
In a bid to end the persistent farmer-herdsmen clashes in several parts of the country, the leadership of the Nigerian Armed Force has initiated a military effort codenamed Operation Accord, to stem the tide.