Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma
HURIWA backs Danjuma’s call for self-defence, knocks FG for denying Amotekun, Benue State’s vigilantes AK-47 licence
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, backed the call by a former Chief of Army Staff (CAS), Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, that Nigerians acquire arms to defend themselves against terrorists overrunning the country.
28 Feb 2020
The Federal Government through the office of the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development has eulogised the virtues of Lieutenant General Domkat Bali (rtd), who joined the club of octogenarian yesterday as he clocked 80 years.
27 Jan 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has said the opinion of General T.Y. Danjuma (retd) is not more important than that of millions of Nigerians who voted for his reelection last year.
24 Dec 2019
The Youth Wing of the Middle Belt Forum (MBF) has expressed support for General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (rtd.) over his recent comments on the threats and uncertainty in the country.
24 May 2018
The Jukun Development Association of Nigeria (JDAN) has rejected the report by a panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai to probe the allegation of collusion by former Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma...
22 May 2018
A non-govermental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has faulted the outcome of the panel raised to investigate the allegation of ethnic cleansing against the military in Taraba State by former Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma.
26 Apr 2018
The panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, to investigate the allegation by former Minister of Defence, Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, indicting the force of complicity in the ongoing killings, especially in Taraba, by herdsmen has submitted its report.
9 Apr 2018
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai on Monday inaugurated a 10-man committee to probe the allegation levelled against the army by Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, a retired, former chief of army staff.
5 Apr 2018
Two Saturdays ago, General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma more fondly referred to as T.Y. or simply Danjuma, threw a bombshell. Predictably, the public has been divided over his pronouncements which he made in the university of his home state, Taraba State University....
3 Apr 2018
General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma’s statement at Taraba State University, Jalingo, was double-barreled: That the Nigerian Army is not neutral in the killing crisis...
2 Apr 2018
The National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF) wishes to appreciate and salute the courageous and timely intervention of Gen. T. Y. Danjuma on Saturday 24thMarch, 2018 when, at the Taraba State University Convocation ceremony, he called on Nigerians to defend themselves against the complicity of security forces and Islamist terrorists in the country. The public statement…
29 Mar 2018
The Middle Belt Youth Council (MBYC) and Middle Belt Forum of Nigeria have backed Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma over his remarks indicting security agencies of complicity in the killings in the country. They also decried the alleged indecisiveness on the part of the President Muhammadu Buhari to rein in the perpetrators. The groups described as…