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22 Dec
Islamic clerics, including Imams and other Muslim scholars in Kaduna State, have urged the Federal Government to declare state of emergency in North-West and Niger State to end security challenges in the troubled zone.
16 Nov 2021
The virtues of the billionaire business mogul and philanthropist, late Capt Idahosa Okunbo came alive at the weekend during the yearly Keffi Polo Ranch tournament, as the organisers immortalised
31 Jan 2021
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has tasked the newly appointed heads of the Nigeria Armed Forces to consolidate on the structures erected by their predecessors to mainstream promotion and protection of human rights.
Tukur Buratai
29 Jan 2021
The immediate past Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says he left the Nigerian Army better than he met.
21 Jan 2021
The Coalition of Human Rights Monitoring Groups (CHRMG) says Nigeria has made significant strides in human rights compliance in the prosecution of the war against terrorism.
18 Jan 2021
Leadership is an art meant for those that understand the intricacies involved in bringing about positive change in every society. I say this for the fact that in Nigeria, one of the banes of our numerous challenges remains the lack of sound and credible leadership by those saddled with the responsibility of translating our hopes…
7 Jan 2021
The army has neutralised 220 suspected bandits, but lost six of its personnel, including two officers, since Operation Sahel Sanity commenced operation in July 2020.
3 Dec 2020
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai, says a collective effort from citizens is required to put an end to the insurgency in the North-East.
30 Oct 2020
United Movement for New Nigeria has faulted the claim by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, that the EndSARS protests were a ploy to discredit the President Muhammad Buhari-led government, incite the public against the army, and set the nation on fire. Buratai had on Monday, through the Acting Director Army Public…
27 Oct 2020
The military has warned that some unpatriotic elements are planning to destabilise the country in the guise of agitations, maintaining its readiness to quell any threat to Nigeria
12 Sep 2020
The Nigeria Army has extended Operation Sahel Sanity, which is fighting banditry, kidnapping and cattle rustling in the North West, to December.
8 Sep 2020
Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma and the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, have urged troops to maintain high standards of discipline and professionalism...


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