Nigerian Defence Academy
2 Mar 2020
Parents of withdrawn and relegated cadets of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna has sent a protest letter to the National Assembly over what in what they described as “undue
30 Oct 2019
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has approved the redeployment and appointment of five major generals and four brigadier generals across its formations.
5 Oct 2019
As President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to conduct the Passing Out Parade (POP) of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) cadets today, the institution has announced alternative routes in Kaduna State to ensure smooth conduct of the exercise.
5 Jul 2019
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…
1 Apr 2019
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) on Monday postponed the entry examination for 71, Regular Course applicants.
11 Jan 2019
The Nigerian Army on Friday buried 14 soldiers killed in an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists on Dec. 24, 2018. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 14 soldiers who were on escort duty were ambushed on their way back to Kaduna by the terrorists on Damaturu-Maiduguri road. The General Commanding (GOC) 1…
12 Dec 2018
In commemoration of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) golden jubilee, the Regular Course, RC 5, has donated an e-library worth N25 million to the academy.
9 Oct 2018
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), has conferred a honourary Doctorate in Management Sciences on the executive chairman of Oriental Energy Resources Limited, Dr. Muhammadu Indimi, at its 26th Convocation ceremony in Kaduna.
5 Oct 2018
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…
16 Aug 2018
A security expert, Prof. Isaac Olawale Albert, has lamented that prolonged insurgency has created negative international image for Nigeria’s military.Albert, who is a Professor of Africa History and Strategic Studies, said it was time for the military to find a decisive solution to the activities of insurgents and herdsmen.
17 May 2018
Former vice chancellor, University of Port Harcourt, Prof. John Ajienka has called on Nigerian universities and research institutions to abolish intellectual slavery in order to improve and develop the country’s economy.
17 Oct 2017
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has said that the challenges of unemployment, insecurity and infrastructure deficits facing the country will soon become a thing of the past.