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April 22, 2021
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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru has urged troops to remain focused and dedicated to defeat Boko Haram terrorists in the Northeast. According to him, troops’ loyalty to constituted authority could also defeat all adversaries professionally across the country. Attahiru tasked troops on Monday at an Easter Luncheon organised for wounded soldiers at […]Continue Reading
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Troops of the Nigerian Army in the early hours of today, Friday, 12th March 2021 rescued 180 citizens, many of them students, at the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Igabi local government area of Kaduna State. The armed bandits in large number had attacked the institution at around 11:30pm on Thursday and kidnapped several […]Continue Reading
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The General Officer Commanding 6th Division, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Maj-Gen. Johnson Olu Irefin has reportedly died of complications associated with the Coronavirus pandemic. The sudden death of Irefin, who assumed the command of the division in July 2020 replacing Maj.-Gen. Felix Agugo, was said to have thrown the army into mourning. Though the Army […]Continue Reading
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The Nigeria  Army has announced that it is cancelling the remaining acts of this year’s annual conference. In a statement issued by Brigadier General Aagir Musa, acting Director, Army Public Relations on Thursday the Army said the events were being cancelled due to the resurgence of COVID-19 in the FCT. The statement said an officer […]Continue Reading
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President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday, commended the Nigerian Army for restoring law and order across the country. The president warned that any act of hooliganism, hidden under lawful and peaceful protests will be dealt with decisively to ensure peace and stability in the country President Buhari gave the commendation in Abuja while virtually declaring open the […]Continue Reading
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Troops of 251 Task Force Battalion of Operation Fire Ball (OPFB), haveyeqsterday thwarted the payments of N2 million ransom to Boko Haramterrorists in Borno state. The troops acting on credible intelligence intercepted terrorists andrelations of kidnapped persons in the Maiduguri/Molai axis to thwartransom payments to Boko Haram. In a statement Friday in Maiduguri, the Continue Reading