President Muhammadu Buhari has received a third letter from the 38 senior officers illegally dismissed by the Nigerian Army after they were shown the way out of the institution in June 2016 for no known reason.
The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has commended pilots and other personnel participating in Operation Thunder Strike for their commitment, courage and doggedness in the fight against Boko Haram.
Troops of the Nigerian Army have raided a hideout used by Boko Haram terrorists in Amdaga Madachi village, Gwoza local government area, Borno state. The development was made public in a statement signed by Brig Gen Chukwu.
Mahalia Akatugba is a beautiful 15 year old Nigerian girl who lives in Ghana. This pretty citizen of Nigeria has been declared missing. Reports reaching us say the girl has been found. Read the full gist on NAIJ.com.
A Nigerian army officer, Adamu G recently passed 11 months after his wedding. His mourning wife shared their photos on social media and revealed that he died two months after they welcomed a child. Here's the touching tribute.
The captain (names withheld), was said to have led others who refused to be redeployed to Gamboru Ngala, a border town in Borno state with Niger Republic, which is known as the stronghold of Boko Haram insurgents.
Jonathan Allen, UK deputy permanent representative to the UN, has said that the government of the United Kingdom is willing to support children education in the terrorism-stricken region of the country, northeast.
A Nigerian soldier has taken to social media to celebrate his birthday with a touching message that has left many people in awe. Sharing photos of himself, he thanked God for his life despite his choice of career.
Troops of the Nigerian Army intercepted Boko Haram terrorists in Baga local government area of Borno, killing 3 of them and recovering weapons. The insurgents had been on a looting and extortion spree in the area.
A 12-year-old IDP from Gwoza in Borno state identified as Subairu declared that when he grows up, he would become a soldier and dedicate his time to hunting and killing Boko Haram terrorists. He also lamented the living conditions
An 18-year-old secondary school-leaver, Amadu Atajan, was allegedly tortured to death by some soldiers attached to the Special Task Force, Sector 7, Sha District, in the Bokkos local government area of Plateau state.
Telling the world you will be having Operation Python Dance or Snake Dance is to say the least, letting the cat out of the bag, as such activities would definitely bring the military into direct confrontation with the civilians.
The spokesperson for the Ohanaeze, Chuks Ibegbu, said the troops should be deployed to to farms, road construction sites and engage them for city beautification purposes if there are no more defence jobs for them.
The aim of the routine exercise is to keep officers and men of the service physically fit for the effective performance of their various duties towards fulfilling NAF’s constitutional roles as a military arm of Nigeria.
Cocin NKST tayi kira ga gwamnatin tarayya da tayi kokarin karbo Leah Sharibu yar shekaru 15 daya daga cikin daliban makarantar yan mata dake Dapchi jahar Yobe. Kamfanin dillancin labarai ya bayyana cewa anyi garkuwa da...
As far back as 1985, the United Nations adopted the Declaration of the Basic Principles of Justice for victims of crimes and abuse of power; so, it is time for Nigeria to adopt a victim-centric approach to criminal justice.
Rundunar sojin saman Najeriya wacce ake yiwa inkiya da 'Operation Diran Mikiya' ta bayyana cewa sun samu nasarar kashe wasu 'yan ta'adda masu yawan gaske a dajin Sububu, Birnin Magaji da kuma dajin Rugu dake cikin jihar Zamfara...
Dan majalisar dattawa mai wakiltar Kaduna ta tsakiya, Sanata Shehu Sani yayi magana akan rikicin da aka samu tsakanin sojoji a filin tashi da saukar jirgin sama na garin Maiduguri dake jihar Borno. Fusatattun sojojin sun isa...
A young Nigerian man has shown his patriotism by constructing a helicopter for the Nigerian army. The young man who is from Kaduna state delivered the helicopter to Borno state for display. Read full story on NAIJ.com.
Reports from Borno are that soldiers of the Special Force deployed to the northern state for the counterinsurgency operations have grounded the airport in the capital Maiduguri and are shooting into the air to scare civilians.
This was revealed on Tuesday, August 7, when the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, conducted an operational visit to NAF Base Makurdi, and the proposed site for the 21 Quick Response Wing (21 QRW) in Benue.
The minister of Defence, Dan-Ali, has said the Nigerian military needs more equipment in order to tackle security challenges in the country.Dan-Ali made the statement in a brief he presented to the national security council.