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2023 Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Rivers calls on Nigerians to honour...

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The Rivers State Government, on Monday, called on Nigerians to honour the nation’s fallen military heroes, their families, legionnaires and serving armed forces personnel. Dr....

Terrorism: Armed Forces must not compete, but complement each other –...

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By SANI IDRIS JAJI(KADUNA STATE)- The General Officer Commanding 1 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Taoreed Lagbaja, said in winning the fight against terrorism, banditry...

Security expert commends Buhari for improved funding for armed forces

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- A Security Expert and Secretary, International Institute of Professional Security (IIPS), Mr Abdullahi Jabi, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for...

Nigeria @62: First Lady applauds courage, gallantry of armed forces

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By AHMED UBANDOMA ABUJA- First Lady Aisha Buhari has commended the courage and gallantry of the Nigerian armed forces for keeping the country united in...

NNPC Ltd launches crude theft monitoring applications

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By EMMANUELLA ANOKAM ABUJA- The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd.) on Friday launched  ‘Crude Theft Monitoring Applications’ to curb oil theft and pipeline...

Don’t incite military personnel against authorities – Group urges media

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- Unity Advocacy Group (UAG) and Rebirth Movement, two non-partisan groups, have urged the media to shun acts capable of inciting military...

Bwari attack: Troops eliminates 30 terrorists who attacked soldiers – DHQ

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- The Defence Headquarters says the military troops have eliminated 30 of the terrorists who attacked troops of the Guards Brigade in...

Armed forces mark 23rd democracy day anniversary with special parade

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- As part of activities to mark the 2022 Democracy Day celebration , Guards Brigade Nigerian Army on Monday led the Nigerian...

Eid-el-fitr: DEPOWA distributes relief items to widows, orphans

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE Abuja- The President, Defence and Police Officers’ Wives Association (DEPOWA), Mrs Vickie Irabor, on Friday, distributed food items and cash to widows...

Don’t waste your retirement benefits, Naval Chief tells Armed Forces graduands

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The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Awaal Gambo, on Friday advised the 329 graduate trainees of Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRIC)...

The Armed Forces Of Nigeria Have Nothing To Do With Coup...

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Chief of Defence Staff, Lucky Irabor has stated that the Nigerian armed forces have nothing to do with a coup because they have learnt...

Armed Forces remembrance day: Emmanuel warn politicians against heating up polity

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AKWA Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has called on Nigerian politicians to eschew tendencies that are capable of heating up the polity or...

Restoring the dignity of the Nigerian Armed Forces

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Over the weekend, the Director of Public Relations of the Nigerian Army, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, virtually rolled out the drums celebrating the command...

DHQ warns politicians against use of military uniforms at political events

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The Defence Headquarters has frowned at the habit of wearing military uniforms and accoutrements for electioneering campaign posters by some politicians. The DHQ said campaign...

Nigeria’s biggest challenge in 2021 is insecurity -FG

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Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said insecurity is the major challenge faced by the Federal Government in 2021. He said this on...

Christmas: COAS, CAS celebrate with troops in Maiduguri

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya and Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Isiaka Amao feted troops of the Joint Task...

Detained female soldier will be penalised for accepting corper’s proposal –...

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The Nigerian Army on Sunday said an unnamed female soldier who got romantically entangled with a male corps member at the National Youth Service...

Defence Chief Leo Irabor Orders 50 Generals To Exit Nigerian Military

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Fifty Generals in the Nigerian military have been ordered by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Leo Irabor to tender their resignation. They cut across...

Forum seeks probe of NSCDC boss

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The Unified Nigerian Youth Forum (UNYF) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate allegations of corruption against the Commandant-General of the Nigerian Security...

What I told a lady at #COP26 about Nigeria’s armed forces...

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has told participants at the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland that the Armed...