Nigerian Armed Forces

Buhari, Nigerian Army praised for improvement in Nigeria's internal security

Buhari, Nigerian Army praised for improvement in Nigeria's internal security

Buhari, Nigerian Army praised for improvement in Nigeria's internal security
Nigerian military airstrike kills 411 Boko Haram members after insurgents killed 11 soldiers

Nigerian military airstrike kills 411 Boko Haram members after insurgents killed 11 soldiers

About 411 members of the Boko Haram sect were killed in an air strike carried out by the Nigerian military on Saturday, October 21 in northern Borno state.

Nigerian military airstrike kills 411 Boko Haram members after insurgents killed 11 soldiers
For great service to the nation, Nigerian army promotes 123 senior officers

For great service to the nation, Nigerian army promotes 123 senior officers

The Army Council has approved the promotion of 123 senior officers, including 66 Lieutenant Colonels and 57 Majors to the next rank for being outstanding.

For great service to the nation, Nigerian army promotes 123 senior officers
Six die, dozens injured as terrorists attack senior officers convoy in Borno

Six die, dozens injured as terrorists attack senior officers convoy in Borno

The Boko Haram terrorists attacked the Nigerian Army's commanding officer near Bulabilin, a village along the Maiduguri/Damboa highway in Borno state.

Six die, dozens injured as terrorists attack senior officers convoy in Borno
Nigerian army council promotes gallant master warrant officer to rank of captain (photos)

Nigerian army council promotes gallant master warrant officer to rank of captain (photos)

The army council has approved the accelerated promotion and commissioning of Master Warrant Officer Garba Abdullahi to the rank of captain for his gallantry.

Nigerian army council promotes gallant master warrant officer to rank of captain (photos)
Vaccination scare: Those spreading rumour will be dealt with - Nigerian army

Vaccination scare: Those spreading rumour will be dealt with - Nigerian army

The Nigerian Army, 32 Artillery Brigade in Akure, Ondo state has vowed to find and punish those who spread rumours of an alleged planned vaccination of kids.

Vaccination scare: Those spreading rumour will be dealt with - Nigerian army
How men dressed in military uniform assisted herdsmen in Plateau attack - Survivor alleges as he narrates ordeal

How men dressed in military uniform assisted herdsmen in Plateau attack - Survivor alleges as he narrates ordeal

An indigene of Irigwe chiefdom in Plateau has alleged that security men were culpable in an attack by suspected herdsmen on the community that caused 29 deaths.

How men dressed in military uniform assisted herdsmen in Plateau attack - Survivor alleges as he narrates ordeal
Nigerian army ends military exercise in southeast, describes it as a success

Nigerian army ends military exercise in southeast, describes it as a success

This was made known by the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar on Saturday, October 14, 2017.

Nigerian army ends military exercise in southeast, describes it as a success
Why we are carrying out medical outreaches - Military

Why we are carrying out medical outreaches - Military

The Nigerian defense headquarters has on Saturday, October 14, explained the reason behind the medical outreaches the military in different locations.

Why we are carrying out medical outreaches - Military
Breaking: ECOWAS Court orders FG to pay $75,000 to family of dead 19-year old NDA cadet

Breaking: ECOWAS Court orders FG to pay $75,000 to family of dead 19-year old NDA cadet

The federal government has been ordered by the ECOWAS Court of Justice to compensate Wing Commander Danladi Angulu Kwasu for the death of his son, Elshadai.

Breaking: ECOWAS Court orders FG to pay $75,000 to family of dead 19-year old NDA cadet
Nigerian military denies ambush of soldiers by ISIS

Nigerian military denies ambush of soldiers by ISIS

The reports had suggested that the soldiers were ambushed by ISIS fighters helping some Boko Haram members, loyal to them in a recent encounter in Borno.

Nigerian military denies ambush of soldiers by ISIS
Analyst reveals 1 major weapon needed for the fight against terrorism in Nigeria (Opinion)

Analyst reveals 1 major weapon needed for the fight against terrorism in Nigeria (Opinion)

The social media has overtime provided platforms for all manner of reportage, which went into the public space, unregulated, uncensored and unedited.

Analyst reveals 1 major weapon needed for the fight against terrorism in Nigeria (Opinion)
Nigerian army to launch Operation Crocodile Smile 2 in Niger Delta

Nigerian army to launch Operation Crocodile Smile 2 in Niger Delta

Nigerian army troops of the 6 Division in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, on Monday said they are expected to begin Operation Crocodile Smile 2 in the Niger Delta.

Nigerian army to launch Operation Crocodile Smile 2 in Niger Delta
South Africa to help Nigeria set up military industrial complex

South Africa to help Nigeria set up military industrial complex

Delegates from the two countries' armed forces and commercial military stakeholders are said to be meeting this week to discuss military co-operation.

South Africa to help Nigeria set up military industrial complex
Afenifere warns FG against militarisation of southwest region

Afenifere warns FG against militarisation of southwest region

The Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has warned the federal government against deploying soldiers to the southwest region to defeat badoo cult.

Afenifere warns FG against militarisation of southwest region
FG has forgotten my husband and his colleagues abducted by Boko Haram, wife of UNIMAID staff raises alarm

FG has forgotten my husband and his colleagues abducted by Boko Haram, wife of UNIMAID staff raises alarm

The federal government has been reminded on the need to secure the release of the three UNIMAID staff in the custody of Boko Haram since Tuesday, July 25.

FG has forgotten my husband and his colleagues abducted by Boko Haram, wife of UNIMAID staff raises alarm
Human parts uncovered in kidnappers den as soldiers raid suspected hideout in Rivers state

Human parts uncovered in kidnappers den as soldiers raid suspected hideout in Rivers state

A suspected kidnappers den operated by alleged militants has been uncovered by men of the Nigerian army following a raid to rescue two soldiers in Rivers state.

Human parts uncovered in kidnappers den as soldiers raid suspected hideout in Rivers state
Security threats: Nigerian army to conduct more exercises - Buratai

Security threats: Nigerian army to conduct more exercises - Buratai

The Nigerian Army says it will conduct more exercises to sharpen personnel skills and prepare them to tackle emerging security challenges in the country.

Security threats: Nigerian army to conduct more exercises - Buratai
Nigerian soldier warns fellow Igbo brothers, says they should remember their families in the north (photos)

Nigerian soldier warns fellow Igbo brothers, says they should remember their families in the north (photos)

NAIJ.com came across a post shared by an Igbo soldier fighting Boko Haram, warning Biafra agitators not to cause trouble for Igbos living in the north.

Nigerian soldier warns fellow Igbo brothers, says they should remember their families in the north (photos)
Operation Python Dance II capable of plunging Nigeria into chaos - APC chieftain warns

Operation Python Dance II capable of plunging Nigeria into chaos - APC chieftain warns

Comrade Timi Frank called on President Muhammadu Buhari to consider the political implications of unleashing the Nigerian military on an entire region.

Operation Python Dance II capable of plunging Nigeria into chaos - APC chieftain warns
Do not stigmatize Igbos because of IPOB - Oby Ezekwesili to Buhari

Do not stigmatize Igbos because of IPOB - Oby Ezekwesili to Buhari

A former minister of education, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has faulted the deployment of military to the southeast by the federal government of Nigeria.

Do not stigmatize Igbos because of IPOB - Oby Ezekwesili to Buhari
Operation Python Dance II is a ploy to declare state of emergency in Abia state - Uwazurike

Operation Python Dance II is a ploy to declare state of emergency in Abia state - Uwazurike

Chief Uwazurike joined the apex Igbo cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, in calling on the federal government to withdraw soldiers from the southeast.

Operation Python Dance II is a ploy to declare state of emergency in Abia state - Uwazurike
Army releases cell phone numbers of Operation Python Dance commanders (list)

Army releases cell phone numbers of Operation Python Dance commanders (list)

It will start fully from September 15 to October 14 in Abia, Anambra, Cross River, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo states and it is also known as Exercise Egw Eke II.

Army releases cell phone numbers of Operation Python Dance commanders (list)
NAIJ.com
Mailfire view pixel