Monday, July 22, 2024

Army spokesman

April 15, 2024

Alleged kidnapper killed, terrorists, gunrunners arrested: Army

The army spokesman, Onyema Nwachukwu, disclosed this in a press release issued on Monday.

Repentant Boko Haram members
April 5, 2024

Nigerian Army foils kidnap attempt in Nasarawa

A statement by army spokesman, Maj.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, on Friday, said troops also rescued the victim and apprehended the suspect.

December 22, 2023

Army Council promotes dozens of senior officers to generals

The Army Council has approved the promotion of 122 senior officers to major general and brigadier general.

Nigerian Army spokesperson Brigadier-General Onyema Nwachukwu
October 17, 2023

Over 600,000 Palestinians flee north Gaza ahead of Israeli offensive

“There are still a few hundred thousand who should leave,’’ he added

Israel and Hamas
August 16, 2023

Army chief Lagbaja urges troops to remain resolute to end insecurity

Addressing troops, the COAS urged them to rally together, be more resolute in bringing the nation’s adversaries to their knees, and restore sanity in troubled areas.

COAS, Major General Taoreed Abiodun Lagbaja
June 16, 2021

Two soldiers killed as troops repel terrorists’ attack in Borno

ISWAP terror group is a faction of Boko Haram group that emerged in 2016. The group who specialises in attacking military bases and formations pledged its allegiance to Islamic State.

Nigerian soldiers and Boko Haram
January 6, 2021

Nigerian Army officer charred to death as car explodes on highway

The cause of the accident was not immediately disclosed.

Captain A. Richard
December 14, 2020

All officers, soldiers at Nigerian Army Headquarters under COVID-19 investigation: Spokesman

Comprehensive testing of all participants of the COAS conference commenced immediately.

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Yusuf Buratai. [CREDIT: Thisday]