Boko Haram: Cameroonian , Nigerian Troops Team Up

The Nigerian Army on Monday said it had inducted a unit of Cameroon Defence Forces into Operation Lafiya Dole to fast track campaign against Boko Haram insurgents.

Palestinian Girl Who Slapped Israeli Soldier Risks Jail Term

A 16-year-old Palestinian girl was charged with assault by an Israeli court on Monday after video footage showed her hitting an armed Israeli soldier in the face, local media reported.

Army Denies Suicide Bomb Attack in IDPs Camp, Ambush on Soldiers in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday dismissed as ‘misleading’, reports of a suicide bomb attack at an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Pulka community of Gwoza Local Government Area of…

Military Stops Admitting Combatant Female Cadets

The Nigerian military is set to end the admission of female cadets into the combatant course of the Nigerian Defence Academy. A set of 20 females, nicknamed Jonathan Queens, were first admitted…

Tinubu Warns against Coup, Says ‘We Will Resist it’ + Full Text of His Speech

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Criminals Disguising as Military Personnel, DHQ Warns

The Defence Headquarters has alerted the nation of the antics of some criminals whowear military uniforms and disguise as military personnel. Acting Director, Defence Information, Brig. Gen. Rabe Abubakar, said:…

Military Elites Have a Role in Building New Nation, Says Buhari

*Soldiers ought to also be public intellectuals Nigeria at this time needs a new group of elites consisting of professionals in the military who will join in building a new…

Rescued Chibok Girl and Husband May Meet President Buhari Thursday

The Nigerian military has handed over the rescued Chibok school girl, Amina Ali, to the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima. The Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), Col. Sani Usman,…

No Civilian Died in Detention Cell at Giwa Barracks, Military Denies Amnesty Report

The Nigerian military has dissociated itself from the report of Amnesty International, which claims that some civilians died in a detention cell at Giwa Barracks. According to Acting Director Defence…

By Ibidapo Balogun The Amnesty International has called for an independent probe of the Army, Shi’ite Muslim Organisation clash which occurred on December 12 in Zaria, Kaduna State. The human…