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Army boss inspects projects in Calabar military barracks

Babatunde Opalana The General Officer Commanding 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar has inspected some ongoing Chief of Army Staff's renovation works on Soldiers and officers' living accommodation in 146 Battalion  Barracks in Calabar. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations 82 Division, Colonel Sagir Musa said the GOC used

NAF commissions hostel, immortalises victim of Boko Haram insurgency  

Babatunde Opalana  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), on Tuesday, commissioned a new hostel accommodation for senior students of the Air Force Girls Comprehensive School (AFGCS) Jos to further enhance the existing conducive learning environment for the students. Also commissioned was a block of 30 x one bedroom fully furnished residential accommodation, which was

Boko Haram: Theatre Commander replaced over ‘embarrassing’ terrorist attacks 

By Ola Lanre The Nigerian military is replacing the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, fighting against Boko Haram after half a year, an army spokesman said on Wednesday, following a string of insurgency attacks despite years of official claims the group has almost been defeated. The shake-up underscores the fragility of the

Army commissions projects 130 Battalion Ogoja

Babatunde Opalana  The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division Nigerian Army, Maj-Gen. Adamu Baba Abubakar on Tuesday commissioned some projects at 130 Battalion, Godwin Ally Cantonment Ogoja, Ogoja Local Government Area  (LGA)of Cross River State. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations 82 Division, Col. Sagir Musa said the projects that were commissioned

Femi Adesina’s Impostor Jailed 8 Year

Babatunde Opalana   A fraudster who impersonated the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, and attempted to dupe a Bayero University don of N300, 000 for a nonexistent appointment in the Presidency has been convicted. According to Wilson Uwujaren, Head, Media and Publicity, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

DDRR Action Plan: Nigeria to strengthen justice system for victims, perpetrators of insurgency 

Babatunde Opalana   Nigeria has adopted an Action Plan for Demobilisation, Disassociation, Reintegration, and Reconciliation (DDRR) for treatment of victims and persons associated with Boko Haram and strengthen the justice system and promote respect for human rights and the rule of law. The Nigerian Government through the Office of the National Security Adviser,

NAF Jets destroy Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State 

Babatunde Opalana  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) jets has recently successfully neutralized a large gathering of Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT) in Bogumeri, Borno State. This, according to the Director of Public Relations and Information (DOPRI), Air Vice Marshal  Olatokunbo Adesanya, is in furtherance of Operation Lafiya Dole onslaught on Boko Haram insurgents in Northeast Nigeria. Adesanya stated