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NMA salutes gallant soldiers at Armed Forces Day

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) on Tuesday joined the President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians to celebrate the Armed Forces Remembrance Day usually marked on January 15 every year.

Armed Forces Day: Governor Ishaku pledges to empower dependants of fallen heroes

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has promised to work with his wife’s pet project, the Hope Afresh Foundation, to train o widows and dependants of Nigeria’s fallen heroes, in order to make them self-sufficient.
Abiola Ajimobi

Armed Forces Remembrance: Governor Ajimobi charges Nigerians on sacrifice, peace

As the nation marks the 2019 Armed Forces Remembrance Day, Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has tasked Nigerians to continue to sacrifice toward the nation’s unity, peace and progress.
Gbenga Oyetola

Governor Oyetola seeks support for families of fallen heroes

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun on Tuesday called for proper care for families of Nigerian soldiers who died in the course of protecting the nation’s sovereignty.
Adamu Mohammed

AIG Adamu Mohammed visits Presidential Villa

The man who is expected to be named the new police inspector general, Mohammed Adamu, on Tuesday visited the presidential villa, Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Armed Forces Remembrance: NAF affirms sacrifices of fallen heroes not in vain

The Nigerian Air Force has affirmed that the sacrifices of Nigerian fallen heroes, who have paid the supreme price in service to the nation, shall not be in vain.

General Buratai: Soldiers’ valour, sacrifice makes a nation

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says the valour and sacrifice of soldiers makes a nation.

General Babangida: Evolve new strategies to check Boko Haram

General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), former military president, has called for new strategies to check the continued killing of Nigerian soldiers and civilians by Boko Haram and other security challenges bedevilling the country.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

VP Osinbajo: Nigerian military has destroyed Boko Haram

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday declared that the military has destroyed the backbone of Boko Haram terrorists.
As Port Harcourt play host to 13 presidential aspirants and their supporters for primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, Gov. Nyesom Wike has assured all delegates of a memorable stay.

Governor Wike: Nigerians’ll resist federal government’s attempt to truncate nation’s democracy

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has stated that Nigerians will resist any attempt by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government to deliberately truncate the nation’s democracy.
As Port Harcourt play host to 13 presidential aspirants and their supporters for primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, Gov. Nyesom Wike has assured all delegates of a memorable stay.

Governor Wike acknowledges military’s roles in promoting Nigeria’s unity

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has stated that the roles played by the armed forces in promoting the unity of Nigeria will always be recognised.

Governor Shettima: Military alone should not fight Boko Haram insurgency

The ongoing counter-insurgency war should not be left to the military alone, Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima has said.
Kayode Fayemi

Governor Fayemi: Nigeria can’t afford another civil war

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has warned against engaging in acts that could endanger the fragile peace, urging citizens to desist from fanning the embers of war.

A vote for parliamentary system

I have always believed that returning to a parliamentary system would offer us an opportunity to practise a more robust form of democracy. I like presidentialism, which we currently practise, but I love the parliamentary system.
President Buhari hosts Kannywood Entertainers (Music and Movies) to Dinner in State House on 18th Oct 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari launches Armed Forces emblem fund with N10 million

President Muhammadu Buhari has just launched next year’s Armed Forces Remembrance Emblem and Appeal Fund with N10 million.

Police: Trending video of IGP Ibrahim Idris doctored

The Nigeria police says a trending video of Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), struggling to read a speech, was doctored.

Nigerian Army disburses N19m to 95 widows of fallen heroes in Enugu

The Nigerian Army has disbursed N19 million to 95 widows of fallen heroes residing in Abakpa and Awkunanaw Barracks in Enugu State.

Governor Ugwuanyi empowers widows of fallen heroes

No fewer than 98 widows of fallen heroes in the 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu have been empowered by Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State.

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