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DHQ Debunks alleged Sexual Assault by Troops in Maiduguri Prison

Nosa Enobhayisobo The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has debunked reports by the Amnesty International alleging sexual assaults in detention facilities at Giwa Barracks Maiduguri and the Maiduguri Maximum Security Prison by the Nigerian troops. The DHQ in a statement by its spokesperson, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu said the allegations are unfounded and remotely

Nigerian Troops foil violent ethnic clash along Benue – Taraba Border

Nosa Enobhayisobo The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE have averted a violent ethnic clash between Tivs and Jukuns along Benue-Taraba border. The Director, Defence Information, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday said the troops deployed in Zaki Biam in Ukum Local Government Area of

Insecurity: DHQ lists operational successes against terrorism, banditry, economic sabotage

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has explained that ongoing military operations across the country to tackle terrorism, insurgency, armed banditry and sabotage of critical national economic assets, has recorded operational successes over the week. The Acting Director, Defence Information, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed this on a statement made available to

Defence headquaters gets new spokesperson

The Defence Headquaters (DHQ) has appointed a new Acting Director Defence Information (DDI). He is Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu. Nwachukwu takes over from Brigadier General John Agim who recently retired from the Nigerian Army (NA) after a successful military career. Until his appointment, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu was the Deputy Director Public Relations, Headquarters

Boko Haram: Drama as Nigerian military reverses suspension order on UNICEF 

Senator Iroegbu  The Nigerian military has within hours, reversed the suspension order it placed on UNICEF activities in the North East over allegations of  espionage to sabotage counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations against Boko Haram terrorists. "Sequel to intervention by well meaning and concerned Nigerians over the recent suspension of UNICEF operations in

Breaking: Nigerian military suspends UNICEF activities in North East for ‘sabotage’ 

•Engaged in espionage, clandestine activities    Senator Iroegbu    The Nigerian military throough Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole has suspended the activities of the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in the Boko Haram terrorists affected parts of the North East for alleged espionage activities that have sabotaged the counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency efforts. The Deputy Director Public