Military will bomb Boko Haram to submission, vows Theatre Commander

•Decorates 13 newly promoted Major Generals Senator Iroegbu The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, has vowed to sustain the ongoing onslaught against the Boko Haram terrorists until they surrender unconditionally. Adeniyi made this declaration in Maiduguri, Borno State, during the decoration of the newly promoted Major

Ayem Akpatuma II: Army monitoring team visits super camp in Nasarawa

Senator Iroegbu The Nigerian Army Headquarters Monitoring Team has in furtherance of the implementation of the ongoing Exercise Ayem Akpatuma II in parts of the North Central of the country, visited the Army Super Camp in Nasarawa State. Exercise Ayem Akpatuma II is a Nigerian Army operation against armed bandits, armed

War on Terror: NAF to take delivery of 18 new aircrafts

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Air Force ( NAF) says it will soon take delivery of 18 new aircrafts to boost the ongoing fight against insurgency and other forms of criminality in the country. The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar disclosed on Tuesday that 19 brand new aircrafts

Kogi, Bayelsa Guber: CLEEN wants perpetrators of violence brought to book

Godsgift Onyedinefu The CLEEN foundation has called on Security agencies deployed for election duties in Kogi and Bayelsa states to investigate and arrest all those responsible for the electoral violence unleashed on voters by political thugs. The foundation also callwd on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to prioritize the prosecution of

Gen. Ibrahim Manu Yusuf takes over command of MNJTF

Senator Iroegbu The former General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division Nigerian Army, Maj-Gen. Ibrahim Manu Yusuf has taken over as the 6th Force Commander of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF).  This was disclosed in a statement on Tuesday by the Chief of Military Public InformationMNJTF, Col. Timothy Antigha.Antigha stated that the

Bayelsa: Group lauds Nigerian Army over conduct of troops

The National Democratic Front (NDF) has hailed the Nigerian Army for its professional conduct during last Saturday's governorship election in Bayelsa State. The gallant troops, alongside other security agencies, were on ground in the usually hostile oil-rich state, ensuring that armed militia don't stop Nigerians from performing their constitutional

CSOs task FG on full implementation of Open Contracting

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Public and Private Development Centre (PPDC) and Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the Federal government to ensure the full implementation of Open Contracting to ensure that procurements records and information are proactively disclosed by public institutions in line with the Open Contracting data Standards. The CSOs while

2019 World Toilet Day: Africare intensifies campaign on toilet hygiene in schools

Godsgift Onyedinefu In commemoration of the World Toilet Day (WTD), Africare Nigeria, through its Power Foward Project has taken campaigns to encourage healthy toilet management to schools in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Africare in a statement by Terfa Akpoyibo, Project Manager, Power Forward said atleast 900 direct washed toilets in their

Sowore: Archbishop of Canterbury replies SERAP

Senator Iroegbu The Archbishop of Canterbury, Most Revd Justin Portal Welby has responded to the request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) urging him to use his good offices and leadership and his “friendship with President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on him to obey court orders most recently involving