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…

Kwara Assembly Wants Non-indigene Impersonating Kwarans Prosecuted

By Tunde Oyekola The Kwara State House of Assembly has called on Members of the National Assembly from the State to intervene in the shady exercise of substituting names of…

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has vowed to ensure Nigerian troops fighting insurgency or other security challenge in the country respond promptly to distress calls. He said the…

Buhari: We’ll Ensure Military is Well Equipped to Discharge its Responsibilities

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his administration will ensure that the Nigerian Armed Forces are well equipped to enable them discharge their responsibilities both internally and globally, while also alerting…