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Speaker Dogara Tasks Security Agencies On Inter-agency Cooperation

By   /  July 9, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Says Nigeria can only progress when there is peace   Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has called on security agencies to work together seamlessly in order to overcome security challenges in the country.   He said this in Monguno, Borno state at the Mini Trade Fair and Military Equipment Exhibition organized […]

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Army Rescues 1000 Boko Haram Captives In Bama

By   /  May 7, 2018  /  Press Releases  /  No Comments

Troops of 22 Brigade deployed in operation LAFIYA DOLE has rescued over 1000 hostages from the Boko Haram Terrorists enclave. The operation which was conducted in conjunction with allies of Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), rescued the hostages from Malamkari, Amchaka, Walasa and Gora villages of Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. The hostages […]

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Again, Army Captures Another Militia Herdsman With AK47 Rifle In Benue

By   /  May 4, 2018  /  Press Releases  /  No Comments

Troops of 72 Special Forces Battalion deployed in operation MESA while on patrol to Adagu village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue state arrested one militia herdsman, Idi Gemu. Items recovered include, one AK 47 rifle with three rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition. Efforts are on to arrest other members of the group who […]

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Photos: Army Arrests Key Boko Haram Suspect Who Masterminded Recent Attacks In Benue State

By   /  April 28, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

As part of efforts of the Nigerian Army to rid Benue State of criminal elements, today 27 April 2018, combined troops of 707 Special Forces Brigade, Nigeria Police and the Department of State Security Services in Makurdi have arrested a key Boko Haram suspect known as Aminu Yaminu nicknamed Tashaku who is believed to have […]

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President Buhari Orders Payment Of Police, Armed Forces, And Paramilitary Officials On IPPS Platform

By   /  March 27, 2018  /  General News  /  No Comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the armed forces, police and paramilitary’s officials to be enrolled in the Integrated Personnel and Payment System (IPPS).   The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this at an interactive session with the Nuhu Danburam-led ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives.   Adeosun, represented by the Accountant […]

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11 Soldiers Killed In Birnin Gwar Kaduna By Bandits Loyal To Assassinated Gang Leader Buharin Daji

By   /  March 21, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

In what seems like a daring reprisal attack, bandits loyal to the assassinated gang leader Buharin Daji, have killed eleven (11) Nigerian soldiers Tuesday night in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. A source who is conversant with the development confided in PRNigeria that the well-armed bandits stormed a military post at Doka, […]

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Army Arrests 4 Boko Haram Insurgents In Adamawa

By   /  March 21, 2018  /  Crime  /  No Comments

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said it had arrested an alleged high profile Boko Haram insurgent, Bubayi Isa, in Adamawa.   Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, the Director, Army Public Relations said in a statement he issued in Maiduguri that Isa was arrested alongside three other suspects.   Chukwu listed the names of other suspects as Muhammad […]

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Dapchi Abduction: Amnesty’s Claims Is ‘Outright Falsehood’-Nigerian Army

By   /  March 21, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The Defence Headquarters wishes to respond to Amnesty International (AI) report in which the group alleged that the Nigerian Military and security forces were informed that a convoy of Boko Haram fighters were heading towards Dapchi in Yobe state to abduct some school girls, and failed to act accordingly. Apart from questioning the motive of […]

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Dapchi Girls: Stop The Blame Game, Dogara Tells Army, Police

By   /  February 28, 2018  /  General News  /  No Comments

Speaker of the House of Representatives,  Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has asked security agencies to take responsibility for failing to stop the abduction of 110 schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe State, adding that the buck passing between the Nigerian Army and the Nigeria Police Force is unacceptable. In a press statement, Hon Dogara said rather than trading  […]

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Governor Al-Makura Commends Nigeria Army For Defeating Boko Haram

By   /  February 24, 2018  /  General News  /  No Comments

Rabiu Omaku Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has commended the Nigeria Army under the leadership of Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Burutai for defeating the hydra headed insurgent group, Book Haram terrorist terrorizing northeastern Nigeria. Al-Makura hinted this shortly when the Chief of Army Staff visit Nasarawa State after the kick-start of operation “Cat […]

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