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Boko Haram: Army Constructs Water Boreholes in Sambisa

Jude Johnson The Nigerian military is making good of it’s promise of clearing the Boko Haram terrorists and making Sambisa fit for lawful activities. To this end, the Nigerian Army is further consolidating on the successes of Operation Deep Punch II by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, through infrastructural developmental. The Director of

NAF clarifies on the ‘first’ indigenous AUVs unveiled by Jonathan, Buhari

Jude Johnson The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has cleared the air on the raging confusion surrounding the unveiling of "first indigenous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) by ex-President Goodluck Jonathan in 2013 and his successor, Muhammadu Buhari in 2018. "It has become necessary to clarify certain misconceptions, which followed the announcement, by

Boko Haram: Army debunks reported escape of Shekau to Cameroon

•Says no terrorist commander arrested in Bauchi on Feb. 14 Jude Johnson The Nigerian Army has debunked the report that the eccentric Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau has fled to Cameroon following the bombardment of their hideouts in Sambisa Forest, North East of the country. "The attention of the Nigerian Army has been

In ‘Exercise Hard Strike’, NAF explains the multipurpose Tsaigumi UAV

Jude Johnson The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has explained the multipurpose role of the newly inducted and locally built Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) nicknamed, Tsaigumi. Explaining the functions of the Tsaigumi on Friday, the Director of Public Relations and Information (DOPRI), Air Vice Marshal Olatokunbo Adesanya, said the AUV inducted on February 15, 2018 is the

Solomon Giwa- Amu Foundation donates books to Army War College

By Babatunde Abiodun The Solomon Giwa-Amu Foundation has donated books to the Army War College Nigeria(AWCN) as part of activities scheduled to commemorate the 10th year anniversary of the Foundation. The books cover science of war, Nigerian History, Economics imperatives of globalization among others. Making the presentation, the Co-founder of the Foundation, Dr

Safe Corridor: Nigerian military deradicalises 95 repentant Boko Haram terrorists

By Martin Abochol The National Coordinator of Operation Safe Corridor,  Maj-Gen. Bamidede Shafa,  has said that the programme has concluded the deradicalisation of the first batch of 95 surrendered Boko Haram combatants. Shafa made the development known in Yola on Thursday when he briefed Gov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on the programme. He

President Buhari unveils NAF’s first indigenous operational UAV

•What of GULMA? Jude Johnson The Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, has on Tuesday, inducted yet another of Nigerian Air Force (NAF), first indigenous operational Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) nicknamed, Tsaigumi. This is coming five years after ex-President Goodluck Jonathan at the NAF Base Kaduna, unveiled the GULMA, which was then reported as

Nigerian military declares N3m bounty on Boko Haram leader, Shekau

•Kill 186 insurgents, rescue 3,745 hostages Jude Johnson The Nigerian Army has promised to give out N3 million cash reward for any credible information that leads to the arrest of Abubakar Shekau, the fugitive factional Boko Haram terrorists’ group leader. "Anybody with such credible information can either contact the Military Command and

Army organises seminar for Warrant Officers

Babatunde Abiodun The Nigerian Army recently organized a one-day seminar for Warrant Officers of the Nigerian Armed Forces and their equivalents in the Police and other Para-Military agencies. The seminar with the theme “Warrant Officers and Mentorship” was aimed at complementing certain basic courses and refresher programmes necessary for training Warrant Officers

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