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General Buratai tasks troops on final defeat of insurgency

The Chief of Army Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai says there is no going back in operation to rid the North East of remnants of terrorists and charged troops to remain focused, according to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN.

Nigerian Army holds cultural festival

The 4 Brigade Nigerian Army, Benin, says it will hold its West African Social Activities festival on March 10.

Biafra: No evidence of Nnamdi Kanu being in Nigerian Army custody – Court

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday dismissed an application for an order compelling the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, to produce the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, whom his family and lawyers had declared missing since September 2017.

Nigerian Army must sustain investment in personnel – conference

The Nigerian Army must sustain its investment in personnel management by continuously creating responsibilities, providing direction as well as inspiration and vision for all categories of personnel and at all times.

Army chief Tukur Buratai should explain Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts – Senator Abaribe

The Senator representing Abia South, Eyinnaya Abaribe, has accused the Chief of Army, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, of frustrating his role as a surety in the bail granted the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, by a Federal High Court in Abuja.

Sambo, Saraki join Buhari for prayers at Villa mosque

Former Vice-President Namadi Sambo and President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, were among the top dignitaries that joined President Muhammadu Buhari at the special Juma'at prayer session at the Mosque situated in the Presidential Villa, Abuja as part of the ceremonies to herald Nigeria's 57th independence anniversary.

Why Python Dance two is unconstitutional

The Nigeria Army has just announced that the reason for the heightened state of military deployment in the Igbo speaking South East of Nigeria is to enable her men and officers to stage what they code named as operation Python Dance part two or in Igbo the exercise is called Egwu Eke 11.

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Drug abuse: Expert raises alarm over teenage initiation

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