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Chadian President Deby Boosts MNJTF Operations against Boko Haram, ISWAP

•As soldiers accuse Army Commanders of betrayal •Requests Air Force take over Command of Operation Lafiya Dole  Senator Iroegbu The Multinational Joint Task Force's (MNJTF) counterinsurgency operations in the Lake Chad Basin has received received a major boost in their battle against the Boko Haram terrorists and Islamic State in West

Covid-19: Army debunks plan to enforce military lockdown

The Nigerian Army has dismissed reports that the federal government is planning to enforce military lockdown on Friday, March 27th over the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak using the Army as completely false. The Army clarified that the Nigeria military has not been directed to enforce any lockdown, but rather to prepare, should

Covid-19: IGP orders zonal AIGs, CPs to enforce social restriction orders

…warns against unnecessary arrest, detention of suspects Godsgift Onyedinefu Against the backdrop of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) global health threat and the subsequent social restriction orders imposed by governments at all levels, to enable its containment, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has ordered all zonal Assistant Inspectors-General(AIGs) of Police and Commissioners

COVID-19: Nigerian Army Postpones National Golf Tournament

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army has postponed the National Pro-Army Golf Tournament competition to stem the spread of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) in the country, following a report by Global Sentinel that some stakeholders a calling for its cancellation as a result of the need for proactive measures against the spread of

Nigerian Military establishes new directorate for media operation

Gift Wada The Nigerian Military on Wednesday unveiled the Directorate of Defence Media Operations (DMO), which it said is the latest strategic innovation of Defence Headquarters to ensure that the Armed Forces of Nigeria communicate its operational activities through one channel to the general public. The Chief of Defence staff, General Gabriel

COVID-19: Buratai Urged to Postpone Army National Golf Tournament

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has been urged to postpone the National Pro Army Golf Tournament that this expected to gather hundreds of participants from Nigeria and Africa, to avoid further spread of the Coronavirus disease. Only Wednesday, March 18, Nigeria's Minister of Health, Dr.

Coronavirus: FG bars public officials from foreign trips

As part of measures at prevent further spread of the Covid-19 (Coronavirus), the federal government has barred all public officials from travelling abroad. Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, announced the ban after a meeting held by the presidential task force on coronavirus in Abuja on Tuesday. Detail soon...

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