Governement to salvage more impoverished Nigerians, says Osinbajo
The Federal Government is to drive initiatives geared at getting more Nigerians out of poverty and improving the country’s human capital development indices, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed. He gave the assurance during a meeting of the National Economic Council’s (NEC) Human Capital Development Core Working Group in Abuja. A statement yesterday by his…
NDA begins free medical outreach in neighbouring community
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) yesterday began free medical outreach to residents of Kutungare community at Afaka in Igabi Local Council of Kaduna State today. Drugs ranging from malaria fever, typhoid fever, diabetes mellitus, ulcers, PIDs, conjunctivitis were administered.
NCC, NDA to deploy technology for military capacity building
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA) have agreed to collaborate on boosting the defence institution with high-profile technology. This follows the realisation that modern day military intelligence and battles could be prosecuted through technology, rather than just weapons. Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, disclosed this…
NDA refutes report of cadets keeping uniform with herdsmen
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has reacted to a report on social media that some cadets of the Academy abscond from the institution for days and keep their military uniforms and other items with herdsmen.
Afe Babalola lauds NDA for its discipline, credibility
Elder statesman and founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Chief Afe Babalola (SAN) has commended the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Kaduna for its discipline which has become the hallmark of the military institution.
Coup scare: A red herring?
One of the greatest dis-incentives to military coup in Nigeria is the liberalisation of the broadcast media. If you seize a radio station in Kaduna to announce a coup, another officer...
Come fight us in creeks, Avengers dares military
Militants under the aegis of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have dared the military to engage them in the creeks where they live.The militants, who said the army and navy should stop looking for them in towns and cities...
Niger Delta Avengers accuses government of delaying dialogue to get drones
The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has accused the Federal Government of foot-dragging dialogue with militants, in order to execute a devious plot against Niger Delta people.
Niger Delta conflict: FG urged to engage professional mediators
Buoro, the Director, Standing Conference of Mediation Advocates (SCMA), Lagos, said respected nationalists and professional mediators should be engaged by the Federal Government to solve the crisis in the Delta.