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#AFRD2021: LAUDABLE ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF, GAINS OF THE NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES IN THE FIGHT AGAINST INSURGENCY, AND THEIR STRATEGIC IMPACT ON NATIONAL SECURITY

#AFRD2021: LAUDABLE ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF, GAINS OF THE NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES IN THE FIGHT AGAINST INSURGENCY, AND THEIR STRATEGIC IMPACT ON NATIONAL SECURITY

BY HIRSE SESHAK MICHAEL, Research Fellow/Consultant, Security Affairs INTRODUCTION The Chief of Army Staff is the highest ranking military officer of the Nigerian Army. The position is often occupied by the most senior commissioned officer…

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Video of How NAF Destroys ISWAP Stronghold, Kills Terrorists At Various Locations in Borno

By Austin Peacemaker Credible intelligence over the weekend had it that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) staging area at Gashigar and as well took out…

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COAS Inaugurates Nigeria Army Polo Association Board of Trustees

COAS Inaugurates Nigeria Army Polo Association Board of Trustees

  By Lazarus Zakaa, Abuja The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has inaugurated a new Board of Trustees for the Nigerian Army Polo Association with the former Military Governor of Kaduna…

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Armed Forces Remembrance Day 3 Division Holds Juma’at Prayer, Inter denomination Service

Armed Forces Remembrance Day 3 Division Holds Juma’at Prayer, Inter denomination Service

Headquarters 3 Division has held Special Juma’at Prayers on Friday 10 January 2020 at Central Mosque Maxwell Khobe Cantonment Rukuba Jos. In a statement signed by Acting Deputy Director Army Public Relations, Major Ikechukwu Stephen,…

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DEPOWA Donates Relief Materials to IDPs in Gurku Nasarawa State

DEPOWA Donates Relief Materials to IDPs in Gurku Nasarawa State

Lazarus Zakaa In a bid to bring succor to the less privileged in the society, the Defence and Police Officer’s Wives Association (DEPOWA) has donated relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons camp (IDPs) in Gurku…

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Presidency Pledges Support For Veterans and Families of Fallen Heroes

Presidency Pledges Support For Veterans and Families of Fallen Heroes

Lazarus Zakaa The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has assured Nigerians that the Federal Government will continue to recognise the sacrifices of the men and women of the nation’s armed forces. He gave the assurance during…

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IGP Lauds Officers for Tackling Crime Across the Country

IGP Lauds Officers for Tackling Crime Across the Country

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu , on Monday disclosed that the efforts of the men of the Nigerian Police Force have led to the the total arrest of 6,531 high profile suspects…

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Nigeria Army Approves New Postings And Appointments

Nigeria Army Approves New Postings And Appointments

Due to the recent promotion of some senior officers, it became imperative to deploy them to appropriate appointments to the new ranks. Consequently, the Nigerian Army has just released the postings and appointments of the…

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House of Representative Committee on Defence visits DHQ on Oversight Function

House of Representative Committee on Defence visits DHQ on Oversight Function

The Chairman house committee on Defence, Hon. Babajimi Benson, on 10th December 2019, commended the efforts of the Military on the fight against insurgency in the North East. Babajimi Benson gave the commendation, when the…

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DSS Allegedly Attempts To Rearrest Sowore, Bakare In Court

DSS Allegedly Attempts To Rearrest Sowore, Bakare In Court

Lazarus Zakaa  Operatives of the Department of State Services on Friday morning disrupted the ongoing trial of activists Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare, attempting to rearrest the two men, who were only released from its…

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