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Army disclaims corruption allegations

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE Abuja- The Nigerian Army on Tuesday dismissed allegations of corruption against some of its top officers.A statement by the Director, Army Public...

Benue Airport Drama: Osinbajo, Air Force Apologise To Ortom

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has apologized to Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State over the conduct of security personnel attached to the gate of… Vice...

Nigerian Air Force Fighter Jet Kills Soldier By Accident In Strike...

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PRNigeria reports reports that a Nigerian Air Force fighter jet on a mission against bandits in Kaduna State has mistakenly bombed a ground soldier. This...

Zamfara communities bury over 60 killed by fleeing bandits

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As Nigerian Air Force ( NAF) continued to pound notorious bandits in Zamfara forests, locals in villages such as Kurfa Danya, Kurfa Magaji Rafin...

NAF redeploys commanders, gets new branch chiefs, AOCs, other senior officers

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ABUJA - The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, has approved the appointment of commanders and senior personnel in the Nigerian Air...

New Generals emerge as Military promotes 235 Senior Officers (See FULL...

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Military promotes 235 Senior Officers (See FULL LIST)Posted by News Express | 22 December 2021 | 501 times. •CDS, Lt.-Gen. Irabor The Nigerian Armed Forces has...

23 And Not 42 Persons Perished In Monday’s Bandit Attack –...

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The Sokoto state government has debunked reports that 42 persons died during the attack at Gidan Bawa village in Isa local government area of...

N20 Million Bribe To Bandits: Lai Mohammed Speaks

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Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has claimed that a report by the Wall Street Journal alleging that the Nigerian Air Force...

NAF denies paying N20m to avoid shooting down Buhari’s plane

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The Nigerian Air Force has denied a report by the Wall Street Journal that it paid N20m as ransom to bandits in exchange for...

13,243 repentant terrorists surrendered in two weeks- Military

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The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said a total of 13,243 repentant terrorists and their families surrendered to troops of the Armed Forces of Nigeria...

Gunmen kidnap retired Air Force General, AVM Smith in Lagos

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LAGOS - Masked gunmen have abducted Air Vice Marshal Sikiru Smith (retd.), in the Ajah area of Lagos State. Smith is a cousin to a...

El-Rufai masquerading as leader, exporting banditry to South – Akeredolu

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THE Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, has berated his counterpart in Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, over the latter’s comment on anti-open grazing...

AIB Submits Report On Crash That Killed Ex-Army Chief, Ibrahim Attahiru

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The Nigerian Air Force has received a report on the NAF Beechcraft 350 crash that claimed the lives of 11 military officers including a...

NAF institutes panel to investigate Buhari village bombing in Yobe

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The Nigerian Air Force said it has set up a board of enquiry to probe the alleged bombing of civilians in Yobe. The Director of...

NAF makes a U-Turn, admits ‘unfortunate’ bombing of civilians in Yobe

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After initial denial, the Nigerian Air Force on Thursday admitted that one of its fighter jets on a mission against terrorists “unfortunately” bombed civilians...

Nigerian Air Force denies bombing Yobe community

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In reaction to the killing of nine residents of Buhari Village in Yunusari Local Government area of Yobe State on Wednesday morning, the Nigerian...

Kidnapped military officer remains in bandits’ den one week after NDA...

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Major Christopher Datong, who was kidnapped by daring bandits around 1 am on July 24 has spent one full week in his captors’ den,...

Helicopter shoots passenger boat in Rivers, casualties feared

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A yet-to-be identified helicopter has reportedly shot at a local passenger boat travelling from Port Harcourt to Bonny in Rivers State. There are fears of...

Dairo solely undertook mission against terrorists, says NAF

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The Nigerian Air Force, on Wednesday, said only Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo was on its fighter jet, which crashed during an operation against bandits...

Controversy over Air Force jet in Kaduna

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There was controversy on Sunday over the reported crash of another Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet in Kaduna State. The Nation gathered from a source...