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RE: EXCLUSIVE: ‘ABOUT 700 SOLDIERS MISSING, MORE THAN 2,000 TRAPPED’ AS BOKO HARAM TAKES OVER BAGA

Our attention has been drawn to a news story with the headline “EXCLUSIVE: ‘About 700 Soldiers Missing, More Than 2,000 Trapped’ As Boko Haram Takes Over Baga”...

COAS speech at interactive session with editors

It is with great pleasure that I, on behalf of the officers and soldiers of the Nigerian Army, heartily welcome you, the editors-in-chief of the fourth estate of the...

PRESS RELEASE : CDS VISITS OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE THEATRE

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, along with the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS),...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) IS WORKING HARD TO DESTABILISE NIGERIA

The Nigerian branch of Amnesty International that has hitherto been well respected has deviated from the core values, principles and objectives of the original Amnesty...

PRESS RELEASE: TROOPS REPEL TERRORISTS INFILTRATION AT GUDUMBALI

  Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE located at Gudumbali in northern Borno State on Friday 15th December 2018 repelled an infiltration by suspected Boko Haram...

RE-NIGERIAN ARMY IS GUILTY OF WAR CRIMES -ICC

The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a front page news story of Daily Independent newspaper of today, Tuesday 11th December 2018, with the headline...

COAS STATEMENT ON THE OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY ON MONDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2018

This day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a document that enshrines the fundamental freedoms of...

MASSIVE REORGANISATION AS NIGERIAN ARMY APPOINTS NEW OPERATIONAL COMMANDERS IN OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE

In order to inject new hands in the fight against terrorism and other operations, the Nigerian Army has today Thursday 6th December 2018, authorised the posting and...

NIGERIAN ARMY LANDED PROPERTIES TO BE RECOVERED SOON

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has promised to collaborate with the Nigerian Army in order to get its landed property...

ARMY COUNCIL APPROVES THE PROMOTION OF SENIOR OFFICERS

The Army Council has today Monday 3rd December 2018, approved the promotion of some senior officers of the Nigerian Army to the ranks of Major Generals, Brigadier...