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Nigerian army drags Premium Times to court over publication

Press Release The Nigerian Army has instituted a legal action against an online publication, the Premium Times over its failure to retract and apologize over false, subversive and malicious publications against the person of the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant

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Army recover more Boko Haram items in Sambisa

The Nigerian Army said on Wednesday that it had recovered more suspected Boko Haram terrorists’ items during a mop-up operation around Camp Zairo in Sambisa forest. Maj. – Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, stated this

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We are ready for you, army warns killer herdsmen

Rabe Abubakar, acting director of information, Defence headquarters, says the army has concluded plans to launch ‘Operation Accord’ to check illegalities of herdsmen. Abubakar, who was on tour of media locations in the country, disclosed this to reporters in Warri,

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Army ends Operation Python Dance in South-East – Official

The Operation Python Dance inaugurated by the Nigerian Army in the South East geo-political zone to curb crime in the area during the yuletide will end on Dec. 27. The Deputy Director, Public Relations, 82 Division of the Nigerian Army,

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Army alerts public to fleeing Boko Haram terrorists

The Nigerian Army has urged the public to be vigilant as remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists are fleeing to different parts of the country and elsewhere following the ongoing final clearance of their hideouts in Sambisa forest. A statement

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Rivers rerun: Army reacts to Wike, others accusations

The 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, has said that the allegations made by Governor Nyesom Wike and other politicians, accusing the military of involvement in the Saturday legislative re-run elections in the state are aimed at tarnishing the image

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Syrian army and allies advance in Aleppo

Syrian government troops and their allies advanced on Friday in a district of western Aleppo captured last month by rebels, a Syrian military source and an insurgent official said. The Syrian military source said the pro-government forces had completely retaken

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Army ‘rescues’ another Chibok girl

The Nigeria army says it has rescued another Chibok girl. Sani Usman, army spokesman, said the girl was rescued at Pulka in Borno state. He confirmed it to TheCable, saying he would a release a statement on the development soon.

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Army chief inaugurates 331 artillery HQ in Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, on Saturday inaugurated the newly constructed headquarters of the 331 Artillery Tactical Forward Operation Base (FOB) at Buratai, Biu Local Government Area of Borno. Before now the base operated from the residence of

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Ayade appeals to army boss to patronise Calabar garment factory

[views] By Asare Asare As a way of attracting patronage to his Calabar Garment Factory which is about to be formally commissioned, Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has made a strong appeal to the Chief of Army Staff,

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