Posts Tagged ‘Tukur Buratai’

Don’t Despair, Buratai Tells Troops As ICC, AI Reports Indict Military Of War Crimes

By Onwuka Gerald The Nigerian Army has urged its troops not to be despaired or demoralized by the recent remarks by the International Criminal Court (ICC) as well as Amnesty International concerning the activities of the army. The army in a statement by the Acting Director Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen. Sagir Musa, said “The […]

Army Begins Operation Last Hold In Northern Borno, Lake Chad Region

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai on Friday, April 20, 2018, said the army would commence Operation Last Hold in northern Borno and parts of Lake Chad Basin to complete the decimation of the Boko Haram Terrorists and ensure the restoration of normal economic activities in the Zone. The COAS who addressed […]

President Muhammedu Buhari, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai,

Group Commends Buratai’s Relationship With Media

The Global Excellence Foundation has commended the Chief Of Army Staff  (COAS) Lt Gen. TY Buratai for his good working relationship with the media since assuming leadership of the Nigerian Army. The foundation in a statement by its Country Director, Professor Yemi Ola said under Buratai, both the army and the media have experienced improved relationship […]

Ban Ki-Moon in Nigeria in Wake of Attack on Army Chief Tukur Buratai

UN chief Ban Ki-moon began a two-day visit to Nigeria Sunday in the wake of a suspected Boko Haram ambush on the army chief, saying it was “a time of hope” despite the rise of extremism. Combating Islamist violence is expected to be high on the agenda as the secretary-general holds talks with President Muhammadu […]