Posts Tagged ‘Buratai’

2021: We’ll Disgrace Boko Haram This Year, Buratai Assures Nigerians

By Seun Adeuyi Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, has assured that the Nigerian Army will shame and disgrace the Boko Haram and the Islamic States for West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists in 2021. Buratai was speaking at a sit-out night to usher in the 2021 New Year at the TY Buratai Institute […]

Amidst Killings, Insecurity, Gen. Buratai Tees Off Golf Club Tournament

By Seun Adeuyi Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, on Saturday, performed the foundation laying ceremony for the construction of the TY Buratai International Golf Resort and Country Club house at the Mambila Barracks, Abuja,despite the incessant killings by Boko Haram Sect, Kidnapping, amongst other security issues ravaging the Country. Buratai, who also […]

Coup d’etat: Keep Your Eyes Off Politics – Buratai Warns Army Generals

By Onwuka Gerald Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has issued strong warning to officials of the Nigerian Army against an alleged plot to oust President Muhammadu Buhari in a coup d’etat. The army chief made the revelation on Friday during the decoration of 39 newly promoted Major Generals. COAS […]

Nigerian Army Dismisses Claim From Boko Haram That Farmers Were Killed For Giving Out Information

By Idowu Maryam The Defence Headquarters has described as false and a tool for propaganda, the claim by Boko Haram terrorists that the 43 rice farmers in Borno state were killed in retaliation for the arrest of their members and as a punishment for giving out information on the whereabout to security agencies. The Coordinator, […]

There Is Likelihood Of Terrorism Persisting In Nigeria For Another 20 Years – Buratai

By Seun Adeuyi Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, has projected that insurgency and terrorism may continue in Nigeria for another 20 years. Buratai, who made the remark on his verified Facebook handle few days after Boko Haram massacred rice farmers in Zabarmari, Jere Local Government Area (LGA) of Borno State, noted […]

CNN Report: We Operate Within The Rules, Says Buratai

By Onwuka Gerald Prior to numerous questions directed at the Nigerian Army following its involvement in shooting of #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate, Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai has said that Nigerian Army are professionals and therefore cannot act outside its supposed rules of engagement. The Chief of Army Staff made the […]