Nigerian Army

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya has declared absolute loyalty of the Nigerian Army to the country’s new president, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, in line with the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Addressing the audience at the project commissioning and handover ceremony, General Yahaya urged the school management and […]

The Edo State Government has denied media reports that the Islamic State- West Africa Province, ISWAP, carried out an attack on Ibillo-Igarra Road Junction and burnt a security patrol vehicle on September 22, 2022. The State Commissioner for Communication and Orientation, Chris Nehikhare in a statement, attributed the attack to fleeing bandits. He said a […]

The Nigerian Army has said that there was no attack on critical national infrastructure. It said that troops were ambushed while responding to a distress call in the Shiroro community. A statement by the spokesman, Brigadier-General Onyema Nwachukwu, said on Wednesday, June 29, troops of the Nigerian Army deployed in the Shiroro General Area, responded […]

As Nigeria prepares for its 61st Independence anniversary celebration, the Guards Brigade says, there will be movement of heavy military equipment into the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, and its environs. A statement by the spokesman, Captain Godfrey Abakpa noted that the equipment will be used during the Independence Day celebrations. The statement added that the […]

The Nigerian Army has reacted to a  viral video-clip of a renowned  Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmed Gumi alleging non-Muslim soldiers were responsible for the attacks against bandits. A statement by the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima said the Nigerian Army as national institution   does not deploy its troops along ethnic or religious […]

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