Insecurity: Military begs Nigerians for forgiveness, vows to flush out terrorists, bandits, others

The Defence Headquarters(DHQ), has apologized to Nigerians especially those affected by activities of terrorists, armed bandits, kidnappers, and other criminals across the country. The DHQ, has also commended Nigerians for their patience and cooperation to the Nigerian armed...

Troops kill 4 bandits in Benue

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), yesterday killed four armed bandits who invaded the Agasha community in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. It was gathered from locals in the area that armed herdsmen had earlier on Monday night invaded the community and killed...

Shake-up as Army release appointment of new commandant, others

. NAF jets destroy ISWAP meeting centres in Bornoj The Nigerian Army has announced the appointment of new commandants and commanders for of its schools and operations across the country. The appointment followed the recent promotion of officers in the ranks of Major-Generals and...

Troops of 4 Brigade of Nigerian Army arrest 2 suspects over killing of 4 NDLEA operatives

‎ The 4 Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Benin City, has announced that its troops of Exercise Crocodile Smile IV in a joint operation with personnel of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency Ondo State Command, have arrested one Ayodele Ohimai along with Mrs. Omo Kehinde, wife of...

Army begins operation ‘Atilogwu Udo’ in Enugu

The Nigerian Army will on Friday begin exercise ‘Atilogwu Udo’ in Enugu State. Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai has solicited the support of stakeholders for the success of the military operation geared towards tackling security challenges in the South East,...

Troops of Operation Thunder Strike Wednesday rescued seven kidnap victims who were on transit from Offa, Kwara State to Kaduna State last Sunday.

Commander, Operation Thunder Strike, Col. Ibrahim Gambari, disclosed this in Rijana village along the Kaduna-Abuja highway in Kachia Local Government Area of the state. “We recovered two AK-47, 130 rounds of ammunition, five magazines, two mobile phones, N100,000 and three...

Slain policemen: Our personnel mistook them for kidnappers – Army

.They were the best police team – Police The Nigerian Army has reacted to the killing of some policemen by its’ personnel on Wednesday. Troops of 93 Battalion Nigerian Army, Takum shot dead three policemen and injured two others who were attached to the Inspector-...

Stolen N400: GOC, finance officer to face court-martial

The former General Officer Commanding (GOC) a division of the Nigerian Army in North West may be arraigned before a General Court Martial (GCM) any moment from now over N400 million stolen by soldiers escorting the fund. Also in custody at the SIB office is the finance officer of...

Amnesty In’tl supporting external forces against Nigeria – CISS

A report released in Abuja yesterday by the Centre for International and Strategy Studies (CISS) alleged that activities of Amnesty International (AI) and other non-state actors incite Nigerians against the Federal Government and the Nigerian military. The report further accused...

Politics fueling banditry, violence in Nigeria –Buratai

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has alleged that some politicians are fueling the increasing security challenges, including banditry, kidnapping and other violence in the country. Buratai, who received the House of Representatives Committee on Army at the...