The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen Christopher Musa, on Tuesday, declared that the Armed Forces of Nigeria remained committed to defending and sustaining democratic rule. Musa warned political thugs and criminals to steer clear of the off-cycle polls in Bayelsa, Kogi and Imo, scheduled to be held on November 11, 2023, or face the wrath […]

The Nigerian Army said it would begin a campaign for traffic compliance amongst its officers as no fewer than five yet-to-be-identified soldiers attacked an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency on Monday. A 31-second viral video showed the soldiers with scarves to conceal their identities, and at least two civilians, one of whom […]

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General FAROUK YAHAYA has commended Nigerian Army field commanders and troops for their operational successes in various theatres of operation across the country. General YAHAYA gave the commendation at the opening of the Third Quarter COAS Conference 2022 held in Abuja. He noted that kinetic actions in the Northeast […]

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General FARUK YAHAYA is expected to appraise the performance of the service to consolidate on the breakthroughs recorded so far. A statement by the Army Director of Public Relations, Brigadier General ONYEMA NWACHUKWU noted that this is part of activities lined up for the third quarter Chief of Army […]

Nigerian troops have rescued three kidnapped victims in Manini village, Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna state. According to a statement by the Army Public Relations Director Brigadier General ONYEMA NWACHUKUWU on Friday, the rescue was made possible by General Officer Commanding One Division Kaduna, Major General TAOREED LAGBAJA and his team during a […]

The army has said it will investigate after two soldiers were reportedly arrested over the murder of an Islamic cleric in Yobe State, Sheikh Goni Gashua. According to a statement signed by army spokesperson Kennedy Anyanwu, the army is already in touch with the Yobe State Police Command to unravel the identity of the “suspected […]

The Nigerian Army has announced a reshuffling of its leadership by appointing new General Commanders, Corp Commanders, Commandants of training institutions, Brigade Commanders, and Commanding Officers amongst others. The announcement came in a statement by the Defence Headquarters, signed by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier GENERAL ONYEMA NWACHUKWU, He said the Chief of Army […]

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