Posts Tagged ‘Nigerian Army’

VIDEO: Nigerian Soldiers Cheer Chadian Soldiers In Boko Haram Battle

by Seun Adeuyion April 5, 2020
The Nigerian army is not ready to fight Boko Haram. Soldiers are not being given enough weapons and ammunition to take them on. This is evidently seen in a video shared by a Public Affairs Commentor, Hamma, on Twitter. In the video, Nigerian soldiers are seen cheering Chadian soldiers up in the battle field against […]

Nigerian Army Lieutenants become Captain after 100 percent exam performance

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 16, 2020
The Nigerian Army Lieutenant to Captain Practical Promotion Examination (LCPPE) 2020 hosted by the 82 Division Nigerian Army has been concluded. On Saturday, Commander Training and Doctrine Command, Major General Abubakar Tarfa at the Headquarters of the 82 Division Auditorium Abakpa, Enugu, said the LCPPE was 100 percent success. All 89 candidates who sat for […]

BREAKING| Judge frowns at Nigerian Army, orders reinstatement of sacked officer

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 5, 2020
The National Industrial Court has ordered the Nigerian Army to reinstate another senior officer, Muhammed Suleiman. This is the fifth such judgement since the military authorities illegally dismissed several officers in 2016. Justice Sanusi Kado delivered the judgement on Wednesday at the headquarters of the industrial court in Abuja. The judge held that the compulsory […]

Gov Zulum accuses Nigerian Soldiers of extorting N1000 from motorists [VIDEO]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 7, 2020
Zulum was on his way to Jakana, a community where Boko Haram insurgents struck on Saturday when he ran into a long queue of vehicles at one of the checkpoints. The governor, who apparently had been briefed that the security operatives were extorting people, alighted from his vehicle and walked straight to where some of […]

Army extends duration of special operations in S/East, S/South, others

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 22, 2019
The Nigerian Army said it has extended its earlier deadline for the ongoing operations in the South East, South-South and Benue State by two weeks. The ongoing special operations are Operation Atilogwu Udo 1 for South-East; Operation Crocodile Smile IV for South-South and Operation Ayem Akpatuma II for Benue State. The Army, in a statement, […]

General Buratai Commissions Ultra Structure For Defence Think-Tank

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 18, 2019
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai on Tuesday 17 December 2019 commissioned a magnificent two-storey building for the Nigerian Army Resource Centre which was conceptualized as a national ‘Think-Tank’ with the sole aim of furthering the interest & knowledge in the art, science & literature of the defence Services. During the […]