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Nigerian Army ends operation python dance in Southeast

The Nigerian Army has declared that it has ended it’s operation in the Southeast. General Officer Commanding (GOC), 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar, speaking on behalf of the Chief of Army Staff. Lieutenant General TY Buratai formally declare the end of Exercise EGWU EKE 11. ​The ceremony took

Rwanda illegally detaining, torturing civilians-HRW

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has released a report detailing unlawful detention and torture in Rewanda . The 91-page report - We Will Force You to Confess: Torture and Unlawful Military Detention in Rwanda - alleges details widespread and systematic torture by the military and accuses judges of being complicit in the creation of

Boko Haram: 1.8m IDPs not ready to return home — Report

By Rabiu Sani The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) says 1.8 million persons displaced by Boko Haram insurgency are unwilling to return to their ancestral communities soon in the North-East. The Secretary-General of the Council, Mr. Jan Egeland, made this known while presenting the report on situation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), in Maiduguri. The

IFAN to FG: Abandonment of military veterans, a threat to national security

To set up data systems for veterans, pensioners and retirees   Jude Johnson The Nigerian government has been warned that abandonment of veterans, Pensioners and retirees especially those from the military, security, paramilitary and intelligence agencies are a serious threat to national security. The Coordinator of International Federation on Ageing- Nigeria (IFAN),  Mr. Ike

North Korea might have one weapon that America won’t be able to stop

 Bio weapon By Harris J. Kazianis Note: Biological weapons combined with chemical and nuclear weapons attached to long-range missiles would give Kim Jong-un the devastating military tools needed to kill millions of people—and hit the U.S. homeland. Food for thought every time the world’s attention turns to the Korean peninsula. While the

Questions Arise On China’s Plans As N. Korea War Talk Rises

Securing North Korea’s missile launchers and nuclear, chemical and biological weapons sites would likely be a chief priority for China in the event of a major crisis involving its communist neighbor, analysts say, although Beijing so far is keeping mum on any plans. Despite China’s official silence, its People’s Liberation Army

Corruption and leadership failure in Nigeria

    By Sam Amadi Editor’s note:  This is the text of the lecture delivered by Dr. Sam Amadi at the Sixth Annual Law Day Lecture of the National Association of Seadogs at the Rainbow Deck Anchor Point, Esievo Lane, Effurun, Warri Delta State on October 2, 2017.   I have been privileged to speak