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Mohammed Idris Alkali, the immediate past Chief of Administration, Army Headquarters, Abuja, was declared missing on Sept. 3.

General Alkali: Nigerian Army hands 13 suspects to police

The Nigeria Army on Wednesday presented 13 suspects arrested in connection with missing Maj.-Gen. Idris Alkali (retd) to newsmen in Jos.

Detained journalist petitions Tukur Buratai, demands N50 million compensation

The Punch Newspaper correspondent, Mr. Friday Olokor, who was detained last week by Nigerian soldiers has given 48-hour ultimatum to the army to file a written apology in addition to a N50million compensation over “unlawful arrest, grievous assault, inhuman and degrading treatment” by soldiers from the 3rd Army Division in Jos, Plateau State.
Mohammed Idris Alkali, the immediate past Chief of Administration, Army Headquarters, Abuja, was declared missing on Sept. 3.

Nigerian Army pledges financial reward for information on missing General Idris Alkali

The Nigerian Army has pledged a handsome financial reward for anyone who has credible information on the whereabouts of the missing retired military General, Idris Alkali, who was declared missing on September 3, 2018.

Missing General: Dura-du residents reportedly flee as Army promises to respect human rights

The Nigerian Army says it will adhere to and respect human rights in the search of a missing retired major general, Idris Alkali, in Jos.
Mohammed Idris Alkali, the immediate past Chief of Administration, Army Headquarters, Abuja, was declared missing on Sept. 3.

Nigerian Army promises to respect human rights in search for missing General Idris Alkali

The Nigerian Army says it will adhere to and respect human rights in the search of missing retired Maj.-Gen. Idris Alkali in Jos.

Nigerian Army court-marshals three officers for cowardice

The Nigerian Army has court-marshalled three officers and two soldiers for offences bordering on cowardice, negligence and abduction.

General Alkali: Nigerian Army arrest of 30 suspects

The Nigerian Army has confirmed the arrest of 30 suspects in a community in Plateau State, in connection with the disappearance of one of a retired senior officer.

Nigerian Army recovers two more vehicles in Jos pond

The Nigerian Army yesterday recovered two vehicles from the old mining pond in Lafendeg, Du District of Plateau’s Jos South Local Government Area where the Toyota Corolla car belonging to the missing Major-General Idris Alkali was recovered Saturday evening.

Nigerian Army pulls out another vehicle from Jos pond

The Nigeria Army has pulled out another vehicle from the mining pond in Dura Du, Jos, where missing Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd) car was found on Saturday.

Nigerian Army redeploys Boko Haram war commanders, other officers

The Nigerian Army has announced a major redeployment of senior officers in Command, Staff and other appointments.

Nigerian Army constructs mini-dam in Yobe

The Nigerian Army, in its effort to promoting civil-military cooperation, constructed a mini dam for the people of Fika Local Government Area of Yobe.

Teacher remanded for allegedly raping seven-year-old pupil

A Kasuwan Mama Upper Area court on Thursday ordered that a teacher, Moses Danladi, 23, be remanded in prison for allegedly raping a seven-year-old pupil.

Two soldiers killed, two others injured in Plateau

The soldiers were riding in the convoy of their garrison commander on Wednesday morning.

Boko Haram suicide bomber kills self, injures three others in Buni Yadi

A female suicide bomber in Buni Yadi, Yobe killed herself and injured three others when a bomb wrapped on her exploded in the early hours of Friday.

Herdsmen shoot at Nigerian Air Force fighter jet in Adamawa

Gun-wielding herdsmen have fired at the Alpha Jet and the EC 135 Helicopter deployed by the military in an attempt to resist the interventions by the Nigerian Air Force in the troubled communities of Numan and Demsa Local Government Areas of Adamawa State.

Nigeria Army charges newly promoted officers on strategic thinking

Maj. Gen. Benjamin Ahanotu, General Officer Commanding (GOC) 3 Division, Nigeria Army has charged newly promoted senior officers on strategic thinking and on solutions to the country’s security challenges.

How dismissed soldiers robbed kidnappers of CBN chief Godwin Emefiele’s wife

A 29-year-old native of Gombe State, Musa Maidabara, had spent just six years in the Nigerian Army. But he saw his chance of becoming rich one afternoon.

Nigerian Army flags-off empowerment scheme for IDPs in Adamawa

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has flagged-off the first batch of military empowerment programme for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Adamawa.

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