29 Oct 2021
The Minister of Defence, Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi (Rtd), has said that the need to follow due process was responsible for the delay in declaring bandits as terrorists.
26 Oct 2021
In their wisdom which matches the thinking of most Nigerians, the officials of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) decided, appropriately, to beam the searchlight on Nigeria’s existential crises ....
15 Oct 2021
Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has dismissed allegations of discriminatory military engagement against the people of the South East.
18 Aug 2021
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has assured that the military has the capacity to tackle any form of criminality in the country.
6 Jul 2021
Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, has stressed the need to sustain the peace in the Niger Delta region and assured of boosting security and creating an enabling environment to make the region...
17 Jun 2021
New army spokesman, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, has declared that deploying “the sword or gun cannot alone provide a panacea to the complex and multifaceted security challenges that characterise today’s world.”
17 Jun 2021
Ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Maiduguri, Borno State, today, to assess the security situation in the North East, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has arrived the state capital with other service chiefs.
18 May 2021
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has appealed to the human rights community to mount on Boko Haram the equal measure of pressure it puts on government forces dealing with terrorism...
24 Apr 2021
Security expert, Dr. Ona Ekhomu, has urged the Nigerian military to urgently create a firewall in the Northeast to prevent incursion into Nigeria by the various militia groups fighting for control of the Central African nation of Chad.
17 Apr 2021
Chief of Defence Staff, Lucky Irabor, yesterday declared that Nigeria forbids illegal bearing of arms and anyone found with such weapons is an enemy of the state.
28 Mar 2021
The Service Chiefs have agreed to subordinate themselves under the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, in line with universal best practices.
22 Mar 2021
The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, has assured that the military would enhance its kinetic operations in dealing with the prevailing security challenges confronting the nation. Irabor gave the assurance at a One-Day National Defence and Security Summit with the theme: “Promoting Kinetic Operations as a major Plank for Counter Terrorism and Counter…