Army plans N7.5billion housing estate in Benue State
The Nigerian Army has sealed a tripartite agreement to construct 221 units housing estate worth N7.5billion in Benue State.
Army vows to flush out miscreants from Kaduna State community
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Yusuf Buratai, has vowed to collaborate with sister security agencies to dislodge miscreants in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State.
Buratai’s father buried amid tears in Maiduguri
Hundreds of people on Friday attended the funeral prayer for late Alhaji Yusuf Buratai, the father of Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the remains of Buratai were buried at the Gwange cemetery in Maiduguri.
Paucity of funds frustrating anti- insurgency war, says Buratai
According to him, most security challenges could have been successfully tackled if needed resources were made available.Buratai, who welcomed the suggestion by the committee that the army and other security agencies should be placed on first line charge, noted that “the first line charge advocacy is very important.”
FG to prioritise welfare of Boko Haram victims, says Osinbajo
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has promised to assist Boko Haram victims and alleviate the humanitarian crisis in the northeast.
Service chiefs, others meet in Aso Rock over Boko Haram
Determined to halt the prevailing humanitarian crisis in the northeast, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin; Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Yusuf Buratai; Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun.....