Mansur Dan Ali
Boko Haram: Defence Minister visits troops in North-East
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, on Sunday began a two-day assessment visit in the troubled North-East region.Dan-Ali is billed to visit troops in the frontline of Operation Lafiya Dole, with a view to encourage and boost their morale.
Buratai orders troops to capture Shekau within 40 days
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai has given troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in the northeast, 40 days to capture the leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau.
Army inaugurates locally fabricated patrol vehicles
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, inaugurated the vehicles and also performed the groundbreaking ceremony for a new army cantonment known as Muhammadu Buhari Cantonment at Giri, on Airport, Abuja.
Federal character delusion and crisis of character
The Chief of Defence Staff Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin who hails from Ekiti State and the Chief of Naval Staff, Ibok Ete Ekwe Ibas from Cross River State are the only two from the South in this dispensation.
India warship sails into Nigerian waters
Indian Navy Ship (INS) Tarkash (Vanguard of Victory) has berthed at the Tin Can Island Port, Apapa Lagos, for a routine military exercise. The Warship, which was piloted by Capt. Rituraj Sahu, is visiting Nigeria on a routine Military exercise.
Minister of Defence warns against disloyalty
The Minister of Defence, retired Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali on Saturday, warned against disloyalty, disobedience and insubordination to the constituted authority.
IS to create Network-Agnostic IOT platform
Internet Solutions (IS) says it has a roadmap to create tech-agnostic Internet of things (IOT) platform to enable the vision of “hybrid IOT”.
Buhari says war against insurgency depends on rescue of all Chibok girls
President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his stand that until all Chibok girls abducted from their school three years back were rescued alive and handed over to their parents, the war against insurgency cannot be said to have begun.
Military has begun manhunt for ‘real Shekau’, says defence minister
Security agencies have begun a manhunt for “the real Abubakar Shekau,” the fugitive Boko Haram leader, following the military’s destruction of the Islamic sect’s spiritual base hitherto located in camp Zairo in the Sambisa forest, Borno State.