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Boko Haram: Adesina Commends Gallantry Of Nigerian Army

Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Monday in Abuja extolled the gallantry of the Nigerian Army in restoring order to the North Eastern part of the country, through its clearing of remnants of Boko Haram insurgents. Speaking at the Guards Brigade First Quarter Inter-Unit Short Talk Competition, Adesina said the Nigerian Army deserved commendation for its efforts in curtailin ...

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Nigerian Army Detains 6 Soldiers, Probes Brutal Attack On Woman

A  Board of Inquiry has been constituted by the Commander 9 Brigade, Brigadier General  Elias Attu to investigate the circumstances that led to  the brutal attack on a woman by soldiers in Ikorodu, Lagos,Nigeria. A statement by Ag Deputy Director Army Public Relations, Lieutenant Colonel OM Daudu  said  the panel  will  determine the level of the soldiers’ involvement, submit its findings and recommend appr ...

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Nigerian Army flags-off new Brigade in Bayelsa, commend Dickson

The Nigerian Army has again commended Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State for placing security as one of his administration's top priority and for his continuous support to security agencies as well as the provision of modern crime fighting equipment. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai gave the commendation when he led other senior military officers on a courtesy call on the governor at t ...

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Nigerian Army, DSS Arrest Foreign Boko Haram Terrorists

The Nigerian Army troops in conjunction with elements of Department of State Services (DSS) after painstaking effort of tracking arrested  on Sunday 3 suspected Chadian Boko Haram terrorists that belonged to Albaranawi faction, in Gombe, Gombe State. A statement by Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman  said  the 3 Chadian terrorists suspects, Bilal Muhammed Umar, Bashir Muh ...

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Nigerian Army Jails Errant Personnel For Molesting Civilian

(Press Release) In accordance with the Nigerian Army’s policy of zero tolerance to unprofessional conduct as well as its uncompromising stance on discipline and commitment to the rule of law, 6 Division Nigerian Army has charged, tried and found Private Suleiman Olamilekan of 6 Division Garrison, Port Harcourt guilty of the maltreatment of Miss Ebere Ohakwe. He was accordingly sentenced to 28 days Imprisonm ...

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Renewed Boko Haram Attacks: Shettima Holds Emergency Meeting With Military, Police, DSS

Following resurgence of attacks by remnants of the ‎Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of Borno State, Governor Kashim Shettima on Friday evening held an emergency security meeting that was attended by heads of Heads of the Nigerian Army, Air Force, Police and the Department of State Security with proactive measures taken on how to increase surveillance and forestall unanticipated security breach. The Gove ...

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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army Probes Rumour Over Payment Of Troops’ Allowances

The Nigerian Army has commenced investigation into what it described as “spurious and unfounded allegations bordering on payment of troops’ operations allowances, rotation in the North East and comparing troops' pay to what obtains in neighbouring countries.” Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman said in a statement Saturday that , “ investigation is ongoing to determine the ...

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Zaria Massacre: Court Asks KDSG To Produce Army Witnesses In Court

Two consolidated suits involving 92 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria pending before the Hon. Justice David Shiri Wyoms sitting at High Court No. 6, Kaduna which came up on Tuesday the 14thday of February 2017 has been further adjourned to the 1st day of March 2017 for continuation of hearing. The case was adjourned sequel to the application of the Director of Public Prosecution of Kaduna State Dar ...

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Lagos Takes Advocacy Against Domestic, Sexual Violence To Army Officers

In furtherance of its resolve to rid domestic violence, rape, sexual violence, child abuse, maltreatment and neglect out of the State, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT), at the weekend embarked on an engagement initiative with officers of the Army. The engagement session which held from Tuesday, February 7 to Thursday 9, 2017 featured officers at 9 Division, Nigerian Army He ...

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GOC Urges Stakeholders To End Communal Clashes Between Akwa Ibom, Cross Rivers States

The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division Nigerian Army (NA), Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar, was in the early hours of today, Sunday 12 February 2017, undertook a visit to sites of yet another communal crisis, between Oku Iboko community of Itu Local Govt Area of Akwa Ibom State and Ikot Effiong neighbourhood in Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross Rivers State. The visit to the scene was aime ...

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Army Donates Clothing, Cash to Maltreated Physically Disabled Person

The 82 Division of the Nigerian Army (NA) has donated some clothing and cash to Chijioke Ajakwu Aka  CJ who was maltreated by two soldiers of 302 Artillery Regiment General Support on Wednesday 7 February 2017 near new market road in Onitsha. Addressing the press at the Headquarters of 302 Artillery Regiment in Onitsha today, the Deputy Director Public Relations 82 Division, Colonel Sagir Musa, whom at the ...

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Two Soldiers Demoted, Imprisoned With Hard Labour For Maltreating Physically Challenged Man

Sequel to the video clip of two soldiers maltreating a physically challenged man on the streets of Onitsha, Anambra State, last Tuesday, in line with  the Nigerian  Army’s  zero tolerance of infringement of human rights by troops, those involved; Corporal Bature Samuel  and Corporal Abdulazeez Usman of 82 Provost Company, have been arrested, summarily tried based on 2 count charges and found guilty. Directo ...

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