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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…
28 Apr 2019
The Nigerian Army is sourcing for N1b to boost capacity of its vehicle manufacturing company to produce more combat vehicles to counter terrorists and other insurgents, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai has said.
25 Apr 2019
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Burutai has cautioned media practitioners and members of the public against glorifying bandits, armed robbers, kidnappers and ethnic militias in the country.
24 Apr 2019
Nigeria is a gas hub producing over 2 million metric tons of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG). But total penetration of LPG, otherwise called cooking gas...
18 Apr 2019
The Chief Of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, yesterday reiterated the commitment of the military to the counter terrorism war...
16 Apr 2019
Five years on, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, yesterday reaffirmed that the search by the military for the remaining Chibok girls was ongoing.
13 Apr 2019
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has commended the doggedness of troops for repelling the recent Boko Haram attacks on Damaturu, the Yobe State capital.
12 Apr 2019
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday, lauded the doggedness of gallant troops over the defeat of Boko Haram insurgents at Maisadari community in the outskirts of Damaturu, Yobe.
4 Apr 2019
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has urged the National Assembly to prevail on the Ministry of Budget and National Planning to review the budget of the military.
1 Apr 2019
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says the Nigerian Army will continue to collaborate with stakeholders to have a professionally responsive Army.
26 Feb 2019
Even as late as the morning of February 23 when the Presidential and National Assembly elections were rescheduled to hold, the issue was still, will it or will it not hold.


Market Capitalisation on the Nigerian bourse further closed on a negative position on Wednesday with the All-Share Index (ASI) decreasing by 0.06 per cent to 51,556.54 from 51,586.5 on Wednesday.
Former Nigeria's deputy Senate president Ike Ekweremadu and his wife Beatrice will appear in a court in the UK later on Thursday. Beatrice Nwanneka Ekweremadu, 55, and Ike Ekweremadu, 60, have been formally charged with conspiracy to facilitate travel of another person with a view to exploitation, namely organ harvesting, London's Metropolitan Police said in…
2 hours ago
The nation received a galling shock reinforcing the threadbare state of security in the country when terrorists launched a late night attack on Kuje Correctional Centre in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja and freed hundreds of inmates.
2 hours ago
Deceased Secretary-General of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, aged 63, who was in the final weeks of his six-year tenure, was due to fly from Abuja to Yola, Adamawa State for Eid holiday today...
2 hours ago
It was a case of frustration, distress and despondency for over 200 students of engineering faculty of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) since their demotion three years ago.