Nigerian Army confirms Brig-Gen. Sani Usman’s reappointment as spokesperson
The Nigerian Army, yesterday, confirmed the reappointment of Brig-Gen. Sani Usman as the Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR). This is his second stint in the position.
Troops arrest suspected gunrunner, arms manufacturer in Nasarawa
Troops of the Nigerian Army on security operations on Akwanga highway in Nasarawa State have arrested a suspected gunrunner, Mohammed Bello.The suspect was arrested on Wednesday in an Opel Vectra saloon car with fabricated guns while heading to Saminaka .....
Army partners Innoson motors for production of military vehicles
The Nigerian Army said it has gone into partnership with Nigerian indigenous motor manufacturing company, Innoson Motors Manufacturing Company for the modification of some of its equipment, local production of armoured fighting vehicles and other military hardware.
Army redeploys 399 Generals
Some Principal Officers from the Defence and Army Headquarters, Corps Commander and General Officers Commanding (GOCs) have been moved in a posting and redeployment announced by the Nigerian Army on Friday.
Nigeria appoints new chief to head Boko Haram fight
Nigeria has replaced the officer leading troops fighting Boko Haram, the army said on Thursday, after a recent surge in deadly attacks in the country's remote northeast.
Troops kill 14 terrorists, rescue 30 hostages
The Nigerian Army said troops of 202 Battalion of 21 Brigade and Mobile Strike Teams (MSTs) on Operation Lafiya Dole killed 14 Boko Haram terrorists and rescued 30 hostages from their enclave.
Army introduces new language policy for officers, soldiers
The Nigerian Army has introduced a new language policy for officers and soldiers, saying the policy would encourage them to be multilingual in the discharge of their duties across the country.
Army to court martial General over Buhari death rumour
The Nigerian Army said it is set to court martial one of its personnel for allegedly spreading false rumours that President Buhari had died at a time he was receiving medical treatment over an undisclosed ailment in the United Kingdom.
Two female bombers, one soldier die as troops, terrorists clash in Adamawa
Troops of 28 Task Force Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole yesterday said it had killed two female suicide bombers while a soldier lost his life when they engaged Boko Haram terrorists in Gulak, Madagali Local Council of Adamawa State.