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Ibraheem El-Zakzaky: Government preparing fresh insurgency – Femi Falana

Activist lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has warned that the federal government was preparing a fresh insurgency of the Boko Haram type with its handling of the Shiite leader Sheik Ibraheem El Zakzaky issue.
R- Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai and the Peanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Mrs Nuratu Batagarawa decorating the newly promoted Lt.-Gen. Lamidi Adeosun (Middle) in Jaji, Kaduna State on 12-7-2019

Coalition lauds President Buhari, Nigerian Army for promoting officers

The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has reacted to the recent promotion of two senior officers of the Nigerian Army.
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Lamidi Adeosun decorated Lieutenant-General

The newly promoted Lieutenant-General, Lamidi Adeosun, has been decorated with his new rank.

General Burutai: Army will continue to ensure security, safety in Lagos, Nigeria

The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt. Gen. Tukur Burutai, has pledged that the Nigeria Army will continue to play its role in ensuring security and safety in Lagos and the entire country.

General Buratai tasks journalists on patriotic reportage

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has appealed to journalists to put Nigeria’s interest first in their reportage.
President Buhari meets with 36 State Governors and Service Chiefs on Security Matters in State House on 7th June 2019 7

President Buhari extends tenure of service chiefs

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari might have extended the tenure of the service chiefs.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says in spite of pocket of attacks by remnant of Boko Haram terrorists in Borno North, the army is tightening the noose against them

General Buratai visits troops in war fronts during Sallah

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai has visited troops of Operation Hadarin Daji at their headquarters in Gusau , Zamfara state as part of efforts to boost their morale.
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General Buratai visits injured troops at Army hospital, promises more welfare

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday, visited injured troops at the Nigerian Army 44 Reference Hospital Kaduna and assured them of more welfare packages.
The Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, is about presenting a letter of appointment to the Vice Chancellor Nigerian Army University, Biu, Borno State, Professor David Iliya Malawi

General Buratai presents letter of appointment to Nigerian Army University vice chancellor

The Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, is about presenting a letter of appointment to the Vice Chancellor Nigerian Army University, Biu, Borno State, Professor David Iliya Malawi

President Buratai tasks commanding officers to learn from your contemporaries

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Burutai, in Lagos on Monday has tasked army commanding officers to learn how to apply leadership skills in their various unit from their contemporaries.

General Buratai: Mentorship key instrument in leadership development

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai has said mentorship is a key instrument in leadership development.

General Buratai reaffirms commitment to welfare of Nigerian Army veterans

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai has re-emphasised commitment to the welfare of Army Veterans, whom he noted, remain key stakeholders in the discharge of the Nigerian Army’s constitutional roles.
Nigeria men’s volleyball team departed the shores of the country for Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on Thursday ahead of the 2019 All Africa Games qualifiers which holds from 17th to 25th May, 2019.

All Africa Games: Team Nigeria hits Abidjan for men’s volleyball qualifiers

Nigeria men’s volleyball team departed the shores of the country for Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, on Thursday ahead of the 2019 All Africa Games qualifiers which holds from 17th to 25th May, 2019.
Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have been charged to be alert, courageous and more decisive in the fight against Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) in North East Nigeria. Twitter-HQNigerianArmy

Nigerian Army buries officer, two soldiers killed by terrorists in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday laid to rest, the remains of one officer and two soldiers killed by the Boko Haram group in Borno State.
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Senate: Nigerian Army followed due process in appointing new NYSC chief

The Nigerian Army followed laid down rules in the appointment of Shuaibu Ibrahim as the new Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), an investigation by the Senate has revealed.

General Buratai: Nigerian Army faces junior leadership challenge in war against insurgency

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has disclosed that the challenges the Army is facing in the war against insurgency is the junior leadership.
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Saturday said the Nigerian Army would source N1 billion to support its Vehicle Manufacturing Company (NAVMC).

Nigerian Army seeks N1 billion to boost its vehicle manufacturing firm

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Saturday said the Nigerian Army would source N1 billion to support its Vehicle Manufacturing Company (NAVMC).

General Buratai cautions media against glorifying terrorists, criminals

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has cautioned the media against glorifying terrorists and other criminal elements in the country.

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Supreme Court dismisses suit challenging Borno governor’s nomination

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a suit filed by Idris Mamman-Gatumbwa challenging the nomination of Governor Babagana Zulum by the All Progressives Congress (APC) as its governorship candidate for the 2019 general elections.

Federal government raises alarm over new cassava brown streak disease

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Cleric seeks end to 40 years marriage over sex denial after eight children

An Islamic cleric Ganiyu Salami, on Thursday approached an Igando Customary Court, Lagos, to end his 40 years marriage to Halimatu, for allegedly denying him sex and threatening his life.
Justice Darius Khobo of Kaduna State High Court, on Thursday, adjourned hearing in the application for permission to travel to India for medical attention filed by Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zinat, to July 29.

IMN kicks as court adjourns Ibraheem El-Zakzaky’s bail hearing

Justice Darius Khobo of Kaduna State High Court, on Thursday, adjourned hearing in the application for permission to travel to India for medical attention filed by Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zinat, to July 29.

CSOs give Governor Ayade 60 days to conduct council polls

A coalition of Civil Societies Organisations (CSOs) in Cross River, have given Governor Ben Ayade 60 days to conduct local government election in the state.