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General Buratai: Why we chose Borno for Army Day celebration

Lt. General Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), has said that choosing Borno State for the 2018 Army Day celebration was borne out of total conviction that Boko Haram terrorists had been sufficiently degraded by the troops.

Boko Haram: IDPs hail President Buhari, Nigeria Army, celebrate return of peace in North...

About 200 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from North East due to Boko Haram insurgency have thanked the Nigerian Army for working hard and sacrificing their lives to ensure that peace and normalcy return to the region.

General Buratai: We’re re-strategising to deal with terrorists, kidnappers, cattle rustlers

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday, said that the Nigerian Army was re-strategising to deal decisively with kidnapping and cattle rustling which is backing rampant in North Central and North West part of the country.

General Buratai tasks officers on kidnapping, cattle rustling

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday charged officers to redouble effort toward tackling spate of kidnapping and cattle rustling in the country.

Taraba killings: Group lauds Nigerian Army board of inquiry over report

A pressure group of middle belt extraction, the Middle Belt Conscience Guard (MBCG), has commended the report recently released by the army board of enquiry set up to look into the allegation by Gen. TY Danjuma’s of soldiers collusion with armed militia in Taraba State.

Kaduna council polls: Nigerian Army gives PDP ultimatum to retract allegation against GOC

The 1 Division Nigerian Army, on Saturday, gave an ultimatum to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to issue retraction of unfounded allegation against its General Officer Commanding (GOC), Maj. Gen. M Mohammed, on or before Saturday 26 May 2018 or face legal action.

General Buratai: No Army collusion with bandits in Taraba killings

The investigative panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on the alleged partisanship of the military while conducting operations to tackle security challenges across the country, following the outcry by the former Minister of Defence, Lt-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, has submitted its report with a verdict that the claims of the former COAS were untrue.

General Buratai: Security situation in Nigeria under control

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday assured Nigerians that the security situation in the country is under control.

General Buratai gives troops three weeks to ‘flush out’ bandits from Kaduna community

The chief of army staff (COAS), General Tukur Buratai, has given troops of 2 battalion in Kompanin- Doka, Birnin Gwari local government area of Kaduna state three weeks to flush out the bandits attacking the area.

General Buratai seeks collaboration between Nigerian Army and Taraba native institutions

The Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Tukur Buratai on Saturday called for on traditional institutions in Taraba state to collaborate with the Nigerian Army in addressing the lingering security crisis in the state.

Governor Ortom: Only 5 of 23 LGAs in Benue free from attacks by herdsmen

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State said on Monday that only five of the 23 Local Government Areas of the state were free from attacks by herdsmen.

General Buratai: Importing equipment ‘too high a price’, unsustainable

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai, says that the Nigerian Armed Forces has paid dearly for the country’s overdependence on importing military equipment and platforms in its fight against Boko Haram terrorists.

General Buratai insists Boko Haram has been defeated

Despite pockets of suicide bombings in the North East (NE), the Nigerian Army (NA), Thursday maintained that the military have decimated the Boko Haram sect.

Nigerian Army set to establish corp for women

The Nigerian Army is set to form a women-only corp to develop professionally responsive female officers and soldiers, who can be deployed to provide support in all its operational engagements within and outside the country.

Army chief cautions journalists reporting security issues on social media

The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, has pleaded with African media to exercise caution in reporting security issues on social media, calling on media to objectively and constructively report the fight against terrorism.

General Buratai: Army reforms have checked insurgency in North-East

Also speaking at the event was the Corps Commander, NACOL, Maj. Gen. Richard Duru, who said that NACOL was established in 2002 with the mandate to train middle cadre officers in the planning, management and execution of logistics support for the Nigerian Army.

General Buratai: Nigerian Army committed to research development for improved operations

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Wednesday, reaffirmed the commitment of the Nigerian Army to research and development for effective operations.

Commander: Nigerian Army in need of more medical personnel

The Corp Commander, 68 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital, Maj.-Gen. Ikechukwu Okeke, on Tuesday in Lagos said that the army needed more medical personnel for effective operational efficiency.

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