Category: Security

Insecurity: Defence Headquarters receives 20 improved Armour Personnel Carriers

The Defence Headquarters has received 20 improved versions of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC’s) to boost the fight against insecurity in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement by Brig.-General Tukur Gusau, Director Defence Information in Abuja. He said the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Dr Ibrahim Abubakar Kana, handed over the documents and keys of […]

Insecurity: CDS harps on need for increased collaboration with NIA

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Christopher Musa, says increased collaboration with the National Intelligence Agency(NIA) is necessary  in tackling insecurity in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement by Brig.-Gen. Tukur Gusau, Director, Defence Information, in Abuja. The CDS according to the statement, made the call when he paid a courtesy visit to […]

Eid-el-fitr: CDS congratulates Muslim Faithful, calls for collective fight against insecurity

The Chief of Defence Staff(CDS), Gen. Christopher Musa, has congratulated all Muslim Faithful including soldiers, ratings, airmen, airwomen and civilian staff of the Armed Forces of Nigeria on the 2024 Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Musa, who made this known in his Eid-el-fitr message in Abuja, said the collective determination of all Nigerians to address the challenges of […]

Military neutralises 53 terrorists in North East, records success in other zones

“The Military says its troops of Operation Hadin Kai had neutralised 53 terrorists, arrested 36 and rescued 9 kidnapped hostages in the North East. Maj.-Gen. Edward Buba, Director Defence Media Operations, made this known during a news conference in Abuja, on ongoing military operations as at April 4. He said troops recovered “3 PKT guns, 46 […]

Okuama killing: Defence Headquarters releases names of 8 suspects

Defence Headquarters  has released names of eight persons suspected to be involved in the killing of 17 soldiers in Okuama, Delta State. This is contained in a statement by the Director,  Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. Edward Buba in Abuja on Thursday. He said  troops  would continue with the effort until the culprits were “found, arrested, […]

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