NDA has recorded 85 successful researches — Commandant
The Commandant, Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA), Maj.- Gen Adeniyi Oyebade, said on Thursday that the institution has recorded 85 successful research engagements that have added value to national security and development.
Presidency: Delegated responsibilities and Kyari’s stroke of Luck
Not until recently, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari has been a victim of mistaken identity. From August 2015, when he was announced as the chief of staff to the President, most Nigerians took Mallam Abba Kyari to be the same Abba Kyari that served as military governor of North Central State.
There is a sponsored campaign against JAMB – Oloyede
Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), said that he was sure of a sponsored campaign against the efforts of the board. Oloyede said this on Thursday in Abuja while presenting another suspect to newsmen, Kokowa Cletus, a 20-year-old, who allegedly falsified his Unified Tertiary Admissions Examination (UTME) result. The News Agency…
NDA cadets are equipped to confront insurgency, says commandant
Commandant of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Maj.-Gen. Adeniyi Oyebade, has said that the academy provides its cadets with best skills required of any military formation to confront security challenges.
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.
Buhari tasks military on defence of democracy, sovereignty
President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked the military to rededicate itself to democracy in the country, by defending the nation’s unity and territorial integrity.
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...