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Tukur Buratai

19 Aug 2019
First and foremost by definition, democracy is a form of government that always allows for minority to have their say and majority to have their way.
19 Aug 2019
New Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, has vowed to turn up the heat against Boko Haram terrorists in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states.
17 Aug 2019
The Nigerian Army yesterday reiterated its commitment to ending the Boko Haram’s insurgency and restore peace and stability to the North East.
6 Aug 2019
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has disclosed that the Nigerian Army has trained over 223 of its officers in various military institutions in Bangladesh.
28 Jul 2019
The Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has urged personnel of the Nigerian Army to keep fit and exercise regularly by engaging in sporting activities.
23 Jul 2019
Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has said that Boko Haram operation has been substantially degraded.
1 Jul 2019
The Olowu of Owu Kuta, Osun State, Oba Adekunle Oyelude has advised Nigerians to avoid making uncomplemetary remarks on the Chief of Army Staff, Lt- Gen.Tukur Buratai and also avoid quoting him out of context.
28 Jun 2019
Zulum, who also visited the 25 Task Brigade at Damboa alongside Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said he had met with President Muhammadu Buhari on the strategy.
23 Jun 2019
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has tasked troops, Operation Lafiya Dole to remain dogged and decisive in fight against Boko Haram.
23 Jun 2019
Sir: It is easier for Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, to be telling military officers that their perseverance, endurance...
21 Jun 2019
The blame game is as old as human history. Perhaps its first incidence was what happened in the Garden of Eden. There, in that paradise we now sorely miss, Adam and his helpmate, Eve, ate the forbidden fruit...
7 May 2019
The Nigerian Army says it legally acquired its landed property in parts of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and advised indigenes protesting alleged land grab to channel their complaints to the appropriate quarters. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai stated this on Tuesday in reaction to protest by some indigenes, who barricaded the…


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Anambra State governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has barred all markets and parks executives from collecting revenue in the state for the government. Soludo's media aide Christian Aburime in a statement said the governor announced the ban at a one-day town hall meeting with the Transport and Market Union Executive Members in the State. The governor…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worries over the low rate of Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) collection in Lagos State. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, made this known at the Eighth Annual Constituency Stakeholders’ Meeting held on Thursday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting…
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Countries need to ramp up controls on cryptocurrency transactions to meet international standards on transparency, a watchdog said on Thursday. The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) said countries had made only "limited progress" in implementing its "travel rule", which it had recommended for global adoption in 2015. Under the rule, regulators are supposed to…