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Capacity Building: NAF, NASENI trains 55 personnel on in-depth maintenance

By Air Cdre Olatokunbo Adesanya  In a bid to intensify its capacity building efforts, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) recently completed the training of 55 of its personnel in various fields at the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), Abuja. The training, which took place at the 7 centres

Let’s Talk About Who Really Benefits From US Defense Spending

CEOs, for one Hawks on Capitol Hill and in the U.S. military routinely justify increases in the Defense Department’s already munificent budget by arguing that yet more money is needed to “support the troops.” If you’re already nodding in agreement, let me explain just where a huge chunk of the Pentagon

Boko Haram: Troops kill 40 terrorists, rescue 230 victims

  The Nigerian troops engaged in the counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations against Boko Haram in parts of the North East have recorded tremendous success in the last one month killing over 40 terrorists and rescuing 230 victims.   This was the highlight of Wednesday’s press briefing by the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole,

Nigeria partners local manufacturers on armoured fighting vehicles 

Jude Johnson  The Nigerian Army is collaborating with local defence related manufacturers to promote local industries, economic growth and save foreign exchange for Nigeria. In furtherance to this initiative, the Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), Brig-Gen. Sani Usman, stated on    Thursday that the management team of an indigenous company, Proforce Limited, visited the Army

Buhari approved N640 billion oil contracts from his sick bed in London, NNPC chief Baru indicates

resident Muhammadu Buhari was granting approvals for oil deals to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation during the time he was on his sick bed in London – and when he had relinquished presidential powers to his Vice President – the head, Maikanti Baru, has indicated. Mr. Baru said Mr. Buhari approved at

Ozubulu Chaos: Nigerian Army postpones medical outreach in S/East

Says Python Dance medical outreach, not poisonous Denies alleged ‘Monkeypox’ vaccination By Joan Ejembi The Anambra state Government said on Wednesday, that it has prevailed on the Nigerian Army to call-off a medical outreach it embarked upon in the state which has resulted in panic in the area. This is coming as the Army

Python Dance II: Foreign fact-finding mission indicts Nigerian military

Demands troops redeployment from S/East Joan Ejembi The foreign fact-finding mission on the activities of civil-military relations in Nigeria has indicted the country’s military over the conduct and activities of its troops in the controversial exercise codenamed Egwu Eke II (Python Dance II). Information revealed that Rapid Response Fact-Finding Mission (RRFFM) from