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Newly promoted Lt.-Gen. Adeosun remains Army Chief of Training & Operations...

Nigerian Army Headquarters have debunked speculations that the newly promoted Lt.-Gen. Lamidi Adeosun has been made the Chief of Army Staff. The Acting Director of...

Sanwo-Olu lauds Nigerian Army for boosting security in Lagos State

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has praised the Nigerian Army for joining hands with his government to strengthen security in the State. The...

Troops’ commitment: I was quoted out of context – Buratai

By Johnson Eyiangho The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday denied indicting commanders and soldiers of lack of commitment to ongoing counter-insurgency...

Compulsory retirement: Court orders reinstatement of Major General Ijioma Nwokoro Ijioma

By Glory Abuh-Adejoh The National Industrial Court, Abuja on  on Monday  ordered the reinstatement of Maj.-Gen. Ijioma Nwokoro Ijioma in the Nigerian Army. Ijioma was one...

Nigerian Army confirms killing of Col. Barack, Garrison commander

By Mohammed Ahmed Kaigama An army spokesman has confirmed the killing of Col. Mohammed Barack, the Garrison Commander, 33 Artillery Brigade of Nigerian Army in...

`No soldier attached to any politician in South-East’, says Army spokesman

By Stanley Nwanosike   The Nigerian Army says no soldier or group of soldiers is attached to any politician or political party in any state in...

Multinational Joint Task Force deploys 10,000 troops against Boko Haram

By Olisa Ifeajika Field Commander of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) on Boko Haram insurgency, Maj.-Gen. Chikezie Ude, on Friday disclosed that operations of...

Scores of Boko Haram insurgents killed, as soldiers repel attack on...

The 27 Task Force Brigade and Nigeria Army Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe State on Sunday neutralised scores of Boko Haram insurgents who attacked the...

Nigerian Army buries 14 soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambush

By Mohammad Tijjani The Nigerian Army on Friday buried 14 soldiers killed in an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists on Dec. 24, 2018. The 14 soldiers...

2019 : Nigerian Army promises to enhance democratic principles

By Isaiah Eka The Nigerian Army has urged its officers and men to continue to ensure that enabling environment is created to enhance democratic process...

Nigerian Army arrest 3 gun runners, recover 44 rifles in Niger

By Mohammad Tijjani Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna,  deployed for Operation WHIRL PUNCH have arrested three notorious gun runners in Rijau area of...

Nigerian Army repell Boko Haram attack in Kukawa

By Rabiu Sani     The Nigerian Army said its troops repelled Boko Haram insurgents’ attack in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno State.     The army said in...

Matele massacre: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference moved to...

The shifting of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference from Benin City to Maiduguri might not be unconnected with the killing of Nigerian soldiers at Metele, a remote village bordering Nigeria and Chad.

Nigeria’s security challenges have exposed gaps in military training – GOC

The current security challenges in the country have exposed the gaps in army training and operations, Maj. Gen. Benson Akinroluyo, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 3 Division, Nigeria Army, Rukuba, has said.

Nigerian Army dismantles illegal security training camp in Taraba State

The 20 Model Battalion of the Nigeria Army located in Serti, Taraba State said it has discovered an illegal security training camp in Serti locality, which is believed to have been set up by the state government.

Killing of Shiites: United States expresses concern, urges investigation by FG

The United States Embassy has urged the Nigerian Government to conduct a thorough investigation into the clashes between security agencies and members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiites and take appropriate action.

Nigerian Army establishes Human Rights desk to address alleged abuses

The 82 Division of the Nigerian Army in Enugu State on Thursday disclosed that it has established human rights desks in all its formations to address alleged rights abuses.

UNILORIN, Nigerian Army sign MOU on bullet-proof vests production

The University of Ilorin has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Nigerian Army for the production and supply of bullet-proof gadgets, following the successful development of bullet resistant vests by scientists in the institution.

Nigerian Army’s ‘Operation Crocodile Smile’ to take off in Ogun State

By Olufemi Adediran, Abeokuta The Nigerian Army has said that it would soon begin a new security strategy with code name: "operation crocodile smile" in...

Zaria massacre of Shiites: An unforgettable pogrom in Nigeria history

By Aliyu Suleiman*   Monday 12th December, 2016, marked a complete year since after the ever worst genocidal attack of Nigerian government against the minority, armless...

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