Monday, August 15, 2022

Nigerian military

June 26, 2022

Troops bust bandits den in Benue; kill three, arrest four

He said the operation led to the killing of three bandits and rescue of a kidnapped victim who was on blind fold in the hideout with injuries.

June 23, 2022

Bandits killed, arrested; arms recovered in military operations across Nigeria: Gen Onyeuko

The Nigerian military have recorded significant successes against criminals across theatres in the last few days.

June 12, 2022

Democracy Day: Defence minister thanks Nigerian military for 23 years of unbroken democratic rule

The minister urged them to remain resolute in defending the indivisibility of Nigeria as an uncompromising democratic nation.

Bashir Salihi Magashi
May 26, 2022

Bandits: Nigerian military overstretched, says Matawalle

“We understand that the military is overstretched due to the multiple security challenges facing the country as a result of which all the men in the service are currently engaged.”

Soldiers and bandits
March 4, 2022

Presidential Amnesty seeks military training for ex-Niger Delta militants

“I know the military has a lot of highly installed capacity and as much as possible…”

February 27, 2022

Nigerian military organises dance competition

Army commander Ibrahim Ali competition was part of its non-kinetic approach toward achieving peace in communities.

Ibrahim Ali and dancing soldiers
February 25, 2022

Some politicians are trying to lure us to stage a coup: Chief of Defence Staff

The chief of defence staff said the military has “learned our lessons” that “coups will do us more harm than good.”

Lucky Irabor
February 16, 2022

Insecurity: Nigeria seeks stronger military ties with France

The minister called for…more proactive intelligence gathering mechanisms and technological support to drive a new information-sharing regime to aid military campaigns in the country.

Minister of Defence, retired Major-General Bashir Magashi
February 3, 2022

It’s disgraceful Nigerian military can’t defeat bandits despite Buhari collecting trillions of naira: Senate

“When we declared the bandits as terrorists, my understanding was they are going to be dealt with ruthlessly now. I wonder whether that is the case.”

Nigerian army used to illustrate the story
January 16, 2022

Buhari should use necessary means to crush bandits, says Tinubu

The APC chieftain, who is aspiring to become Nigeria’s president in 2023, has revved up visitations to politicians in the name of sympathy.

Bola Tinubu and President Muhammadu Buhari