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Nigeria Army

18 Sep
Twenty-one years old talented Nigerian singer, Bhoy Josh, has revealed why he dumped his passion to serve his fatherland in the Nigerian Army.
31 Aug
Troops have neutralised two combatants of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its Eastern Security Network (ESN) along Ekeututu-Ihitte-Nansa Road in Orsu Local Government Area of Imo. The Director Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, in a statement in Enugu on Wednesday, said that the members of the proscribed group were taken out…
26 Aug
The Nigerian Army on Thursday urged Abuja residents especially communities around the outskirts of the city to shun panic as its women corp embarks on Field Training Exercise. Communities put on alert are Gwagwalada, Giri, Tugan Maji, Ana-Gada, Gudumba, Tagilogo and Makalma. The army told residents not to express fear on seeing the mass movement…
21 Aug
Contrary to reports by some media outfits (not The Guardian), and on social media that soldiers of the Nigeria Army (NA) are proceeding on voluntary retirement due to alleged corruption, poor service conditions, and low morale, the NA High Command says that nothing could be farther from the truth.
8 Aug
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has urged the military to increase awareness on mental health among its personnel toward addressing impact of post-trauma and stress disorder among troops. Ehanire made the call at the opening of a Mental Health Resilience and Wellness Course 2 (MHRWC2) of the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) on…
7 Jul
Commander 9 Brigade Nigerian Army, Brigadier General Isang Akpaumontia has donated over 1, 000 books and a water project to the Premier DaySchool Surulere, Lagos State as part of activities to commemorate the Nigerian Army Day Celebration (NADCEL) 2022. The Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association, NAOWA 9 Brigade Chapter also donated food items and clothing…
1 Jul
President Muhammadu Buhari has described Thursday’s attack in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State as a direct assault on Nigeria that will not go unpunished. In a statement by his media aide, Malam Garba Shehu, on Friday in Abuja, President Buhari paid tributes to the gallant men of the security forces who lost their…
1 Jul
The Nigerian Army has confirmed that its troops deployed in Shiroro area of Niger were ambushed while on a mission to deal with bandits’ attack on miners in the area. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, in a statement on Thursday said the a number of personnel paid the supreme price in the…
8 Jun
Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over alleged plan by the Nigerian Army to commence confiscation of local guns in the South East.
19 Apr
For a second time, the Commanding Officer, 174 Battalion, Nigeria Army, Odogunyan Ikorodu, Lt Colonel Seyi Sholotan, has ignored an invitation extended to him by the Lagos State Taskforce on Land Grabbers.
17 Apr
The Chief of Training and Operations, Defence Headquarters, Maj.-Gen Adeyemi Yekini, says the military will  not rest until the killers of 15 villagers at Tiortyu, a community  in Tarka Local Government Area of  Benue, are apprehended. Yekini, who served as the first Commander of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), said he was at Tiortyu to commiserate…
7 Apr
There was pandemonium at the Gaga Area of Akure, the Ondo State capital, on Tuesday evening as men of the 32 Artillery Brigade, Nigeria Army, Akure, and the men of the State’s Security Network Agency, also known as Amotekun Corps engaged in mild skirmish.


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Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to prioritise patriotism, unity and peace as they make their choices at the polls in 2023.