Friday, 8th December 2023

Onyema Nwachukwu

12 Nov
The Nigerian Army has described the passing to glory of Major General Aderonke Kale (rtd) on  Wednesday, November 8, 2023, as a great loss.  Army spokesman, Brig. General Onyema Nwachukwu, in a statement yesterday...
26 Sep
Arms Race is not synonymous with arms proliferation. You need rival armed groups amassing weapons with hostile intents to have arms race. A private Military Company is euphemism for a mercenary group.
5 Sep
Troops have uncovered illegal bunkering sites in Owahwa and Tseleku communities in the riverine area of Delta State. Army spokesman, Brig. General Onyema Nwachukwu, who made the disclosure, noted that troops of the Nigerian Army ...
24 Aug
The Nigerian Army has dismissed a fake video being circulated on social media of an armoured vehicle purportedly captured by a local terrorist, Bello Turji.
11 Aug
Troops of 82 Division, Nigerian Army and other security agencies have successfully raided hideouts of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its armed affiliate, Eastern Security Network (ESN), at Imufu in Igbo-Eze North, Local Government Area of Enugu State.
10 Aug
The Nigerian Army on Thursday debunked the allegations in a media report that claimed corruption is the reason for the voluntary retirement of personnel. The Army in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, said the report is false and that voluntary retirement or discharge by officers is routine. "The Nigerian Army…
20 Jul
Troops of 192 Battalion Nigerian Army operating in 81 Division have busted a suspected international drug syndicate smuggling a truck load of substance suspected to be Cannabis sativa (Marijuana) en route Sango Ota in Ogun State.
2 Jul
Former spokesman of the Nigerian Army, Maj. Gen. Jimmy Akpor, has been appointed Chief of Defence Administration in a fresh shakeup in the army that is expected to take effect from July 3, 2023.
26 Jun
Troops of 5 Battalion operating under 16 Brigade, Nigerian Army, on Sunday captured an armoury in a camp at Azuzuama Community in Ijaw South Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. Army spokesperson Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu in a statement said the camp is where suspected unrepentant militants and illegal oil bunkerers carry out their nefarious…
16 May
The Nigerian high command said claims of corruption, nepotism by an online media platform (Not The Guardian) is a smear campaign calculated to destabilise the country.
22 Feb
The Nigerian Army has approved a list of hotlines to report any suspicious act of violence by unscrupulous persons during the forthcoming general election.
31 Dec 2022
The Nigerian Army High Command, yesterday, said it would leave no stone unturned to rescue Lieutenant PP Johnson, a female officer, who was abducted on Monday, December 26, 2022, while visiting her grandmother in Aku-Okigwe in Imo State.


The Government of Canada has announced that the cost-of-living financial requirement for study permit applicants will be raised significantly, starting January 1, 2024.
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A section of a pedestrian bridge in the Alapere Estate, Ketu area of Lagos, collapsed on Thursday night following a collision with a truck.
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The Lagos Government and the British High Commission in Nigeria have concluded plans to partner on energy from solid waste as well as recycling for an improved economy in the state.
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Top security advisors for Seoul, Tokyo and Washington will meet in Seoul Saturday to discuss the growing threat posed by nuclear-armed North Korea, South Korea's presidential office said.
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Kyiv said Friday that Russia had launched more than a dozen cruise missiles at Ukraine overnight in Moscow's latest aerial barrage in nearly two years of war.[
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The Federal Government recently announced the kickoff of the Presidential Conditional Grant Scheme (PCGS) to Nano Businesses across Nigeria as part of the Presidential Palliative Program.
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Nigerian film production powerhouse, Inkblot Productions, in collaboration with FilmOne Studios has shared the official trailer for its crime thriller, No Way Through. The highly anticipated film is billed for release today, December 8, exclusively on Prime Video. The movie features action-packed scenes, elaborate set pieces, and engaging dialogue, balanced with exciting, suspenseful moments and…
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Taiwan's defence ministry said Friday it had detected a Chinese balloon crossing the so-called median line that bisects the sensitive strait separating the island from China.
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The Deputy Commandant, Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), AVM Sunday Aneke, has urged troops of the Armed Forces to be more resolute in defeating and destroying all adversaries.
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The Lagos State government, through its Safety Commission, has sealed 19 event centres for going against its safety laws and regulations in the interest of the public.