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May 29: Will Buhari Finally Sack Service Chiefs?

By PRNigeria It is almost five months after the House of Representatives passed a rare motion demanding the termination of the services chiefs as various parts of the country, especially the north, was facing an unprecedented scale of deadly attacks by Boko Haram, bandits, and kidnappers. At the Senate, several lawmakers backed

Badeh: ‘Two Generals killed in three months…no one is safe’ –Nigerians react

Jude Johnson    The Senate President, Sen. Bukola Saraki; Speaker of Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogora and other Nigerians have reacted to the suspected assassination of a Four-star General and ex-Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, with shock and disbelief. Most Nigerians who commented through various social

Defeat of ISIS in Iraq, Syria worsened Boko Haram insurgency—Air Marshal Abubakar

•Says transfer of fighters, sophisticated weapons emboldened terrorists  Senator Iroegbu  The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has noted that the defeat of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS) worsened the counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations in Nigeria as well as across West African sub-region. Abubakar made this remarks

NAF procures six helicopter gunships from Italy

Godsgift Onyedinefu with Agency report   The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has announced that it is expecting six helicopter gunships  from Italy saying the aircraft and helicopters would enhance operational capacity of the force. Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Saddique Abubakar,  stated this while inaugurating Modular Theatre at the 465 Nigeria Air

NAF airlifts rescued hostages from Sambisa forest

  By Babatunde Abiodun The Nigerian Air Force (NAF)  has airlifted  rescued hostages who had been in the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists, following concerted efforts by air and ground elements against the terrorists  in the Sambisa Forest Air Vice Marshal  Olatokunbo Adesanya. Director of Information, NAF said the rescued hostages, including the aged,

N100bn revenue shortfall: FG orders contractors to show TIN before payment

•Moves to block revenue leakages by contractors Babatunde Opalana  The Federal Government has ordered vendors of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to display their Tax Identification Numbers (TINs) on their invoices before payments are effected by the MDAs. The Federal Government’s directive was handed down on Tuesday in Abuja by the Honourable Minister of Finance,