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13 Sep 2020
To address water scarcity, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, has commissioned five hand-pump boreholes in five Taraba communities at the border with Benue State.
23 May 2019
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…
12 Apr 2019
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…
20 Dec 2018
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Gabriel Olonisakin, Chief of Staff to the President Abba Kyari, and some top security officers held a closed-door meeting yesterday with a view to fishing out the killers of former CDS, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh.
30 Jun 2017
There is uncertainty in the military over who will appoint new service chiefs ahead of the July 13 when their tenure ends.
21 Dec 2016
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 ...
29 Jul 2016
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, called on media practitioners to place national interest ahead of any other sentiments in the course of their duties.
16 Jul 2016
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.
9 Jun 2016
Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Gabriel Olonisakin gave the charge in Abuja while declaring open a one-day DHQ procurement seminar organised in collaboration with the Bureau of Public Procurement...


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Uber and Bolt drivers have called on ride hailing companies operating in Nigeria to conduct proper profiling of riders in order to stop frequent killing of innocent drivers by criminally minded users.
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Suspected pirates have abducted an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff working at the Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa.
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NAIROBI, Kenya, 6 December 2021- /African Media Agency (AMA) /- The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon. This transaction further enhances Kerry’s focus as a leading business to business ingredient solutions provider for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.  Launched in 2012, Afribon is specialised in the…
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President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Auditors-General across the country to introduce strategies that will help stamp out corruption from the system.
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The Borno Police Command on Monday said it arrested five suspected rapists and a woman in possession of 90 rounds of ammunition.