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Today's Headlines: Attahiru: DHQ Reveals Why NAF Jet Crashed, Nobody Can Buy My Conscience - Obasanjo

Attahiru: DHQ Reveals Why NAF Jet Crashed The Defence Headquarters on Friday disclosed that the crash of a Nigerian Air Force Beachcraft 350 aircraft at the Kaduna International Airport was caused by bad weather. Naija News had earlier reported that the plane crash claimed the lives of eleven people onboard including newly appointed Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Attahiru: DHQ Reveals Why NAF Jet Crashed, Nobody Can Buy My Conscience - Obasanjo

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Over 2, 783 Has Terrorists Surrendered In The Last One Month - DHQ Says

The Defence Headquarters have disclosed that over 2, 783 terrorists along side with their families have surrendered between the period of September 2 and 30, 2021 as a result of the ongoing operations in the North-East and NorthWest by the military troops. This was disclosed by the Acting Director, Defence Media Operations in the Defence Headquarters Abuja, Brigadier General Benard Onyeuko while briefing newsmen in Abuja recently.

  2 months ago ago
Over 2, 783 Has Terrorists Surrendered In The Last One Month - DHQ Says

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Today's Headlines: Gen Irabor, Other Officers Meet Over Insecurity; No Nigerian In Afghanistan - FG

Gen Irabor, other officers meet over insecurity Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor says the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) is reviewing its operational engagements. Irabor made the disclosure at the 6th edition of his security parley with military veterans in Asaba, Delta State.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gen Irabor, Other Officers Meet Over Insecurity; No Nigerian In Afghanistan - FG

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The President That I Know

"The fault is not in our stars, but in ourselves that we are underlings" - Julius Caesar The presidency of Nigeria bears enormous responsibilities and powers.The Nigerian constitution(1999) as amended ensures this.The Nigerian President is Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, he appoints the Inspector General of Police, Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ambassadors, Ministers, Head of parastatals and government agencies, He is also to prepare a budget, worth trillions of Naira for the Nation and execute it upon approval by the National assembly.

  7 months ago ago
The President That I Know

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Nice Pictures of 4 Governors putting on Military Uniforms

Although section 109 of the Criminal Code of Nigeria says: Any Person who is not serving in the Armed Forces of Nigeria nor a member of the Police Forces,and with intent that he may be taken to be such a person or member as aforesaid.See the 4 Governors putting on Nigerian Military Uniforms.

  7 months ago ago
Nice Pictures of 4 Governors putting on Military Uniforms

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Today's Headlines: "Bad Weather Caused The Plane Crash"-DHQ, Buhari In Shock Over Attahiru's Death

"Bad Weather Caused The Plane Crash"-DHQ The questions surrounding the cause of the plane crash which claimed the life of the chief of army staff and other militaryhas been clarified as the Defence Headquarters on Friday discloed bad weather was responsible for the crash of a Nigerian Air Force Beachcraft 350 aircraft at the Kaduna International Airport.

  6 months ago ago
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Adamu Garba Mocks Nnamdi Kanu Over Sit-At-Home Order, Reveals The Person That Can Give Such Order

Former Presidential candidate, Adamu Garba has reacted to the sit-at-home order by the self-proclaimed leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu to mark Biafra remembrances day, reveals that only President Muhammadu Buhari has the right to issue such order. Reacting through his twitter account, Garba labelled Kanu a fugitive, as he said that he lacks the constitutional backing to issue such order.

  6 months ago ago
Adamu Garba Mocks Nnamdi Kanu Over Sit-At-Home Order, Reveals The Person That Can Give Such Order

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Chief Of Defense Staff Might Be Right To Say That Peace In Plateau State Lies With The People

With the increasing insecurity challenges in the Northern part of the country, especially in Plateau State, many lives have been lost and the Nigerian security apparatuses have been grossly affected. Following the recent attacks on travellers in Plateau State, the Nigerian Chief of Defense Staff, Irabor developed tips on how the people of Plateau State could experience their usual peaceful coexistence once again.

  3 months ago ago
Chief Of Defense Staff Might Be Right To Say That Peace In Plateau State Lies With The People

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Security Forces Killing Innocent People In The South-East - HURIWA

The recent happenings in the South-East geo-political zone have caught the attention of Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA). According a statement released by the group on Monday through its National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, the group has lamented the spate of killings in the South-East region.

  6 months ago ago
Security Forces Killing Innocent People In The South-East - HURIWA

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Defence Headquarters Spokesperson Col. Onyema Reveals What Led To The Plane Crash

The Defence Headquarters spokesperson Col. Onyema Nwachukwu speaking to newsmen, Saturday May 22,2021 in Abuja reveals that after the Military plane conveying the Chief of Army Staff Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiruand 10 others got to Kaduna State airport, the plane couldn't land due to the bad weather.

  6 months ago ago
Defence Headquarters Spokesperson Col. Onyema Reveals What Led To The Plane Crash

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"Your collective efforts have resulted in the relative peace enjoyed in North-East today" - Buhari commends military

President Buhari has commended the efforts of the Service Chiefs and the Nigerian Military in the fight against insurgency in the North-East region. The president during his visit to personnel of the Armed Forces and security agencies in Operation HADIN KAI at the Maimalari Cantonment, in Borno State, said that the relative peace enjoyed in the region is a product of the collective efforts of the military and the service chiefs.

  5 months ago ago

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Nigeria May Not Celebrate Another Democracy Day - Wole Soyinka Reveals

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka disclosed in his recent statement that the country, Nigeria may not celebrate another Democracy Day. He had backed up his speculations with the system of government practised in Nigeria. Wole Soyinka, who is known for speaking up on issues regarding democracy and good governance had referred to Nigeria's system of government as centralized.

  5 months ago ago
Nigeria May Not Celebrate Another Democracy Day - Wole Soyinka Reveals

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Plateau Crisis: We’ll ensure that peace returns to Plateau – CDS Irabor

Over the past weeks, some people have continually mourned the death of their friends and loved ones who may have been victims of the incessant attacks and killings. Plateau State has recently seen such a huge loss, causing many to not only express their empathy towards the affected ones but to live in severe fear.

  3 months ago ago
Plateau Crisis: We’ll ensure that peace returns to Plateau – CDS Irabor

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General Update On Armed Forces Of Nigeria Operations From 7th To 13th January 2021

GENERAL UPDATE ON ARMED FORCES OF NIGERIA OPERATIONS FROM 7 TO 13 JANUARY 2021  1. The Armed Forces of Nigeria and other security agencies have continued their major operations across the country with renewed vigor. I will be updating you on the operations in line with our weekly schedule. This briefing covers from 7 to 13 January 2021.  NORTH-WEST ZONE 2. Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI and other subsidiary operations have sustained their operations in the North-West Zone of the country progressively. The

  10 months ago ago
General Update On Armed Forces Of Nigeria Operations From 7th To 13th January 2021

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Irabor Sends Powerful Message To Bandits, Says Insecurity Will Be Extinguished From Nigeria.

The Chief of Defense Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, has guaranteed that the military would upgrade its dynamic activities in managing the common security challenges standing up to the country.

  8 months ago ago
Irabor Sends Powerful Message To Bandits, Says Insecurity Will Be Extinguished From Nigeria.

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Check Out The Defence Headquarters Response To A Demand Made By A Senior Advocate.

A senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Robert Clarke had demanded that the military should control the government temporarily and restructure the country.In a statement issued by Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu who is the Director of Defence information said the Armed Forces of Nigeria remain fully committed to the present administration and all associated democratic institutions.

  7 months ago ago
Check Out The Defence Headquarters Response To A Demand Made By A Senior Advocate.

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Few months after he took over from Buratai, see the directive the new COAS gave

Earlier this year, the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, Maj Gen Mohammadu Buhari (Rtd) GCFR, made the long overdue change in the security architecture of the country, when he replaced the former service chief with fresh hands.The removal of the military commanders came after several years of calls by the public and lawmakers at the federal level because of the worsening security in Nigeria’s northeast where a more than 10-year insurgency by the Islamic jihad group Boko Haram has killed thousands of people, and rendered millions homeless.

  8 months ago ago
Few months after he took over from Buratai, see the directive the new COAS gave

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Major General Lucky Irabor Officially Takes Over As The 17th Chief Of Defence Staff

Major General Lucky Irabor has reportedly taken over as the country's 17th chief of defence staff,following the dismissal of former chief of defence staff,General Gabriel Olonisakin. The appointment of New Major General Lucky Irabor is to make sure the country remains united in peace,unity and love and to curb criminal acts all over the country. President Muhammadu Buhari relieved Major General Gabriel Olonisakin of his duties due to concerns about the country's insecurity and increase in criminal acts. Insecurity

  10 months ago ago
Major General Lucky Irabor Officially Takes Over As The 17th Chief Of Defence Staff

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President Muhammad Buhari Speaks On Security

The security challenges in the country has gone to the level that some people in the country are no longer at rest due to the constant attack by the people who find joy in making life unbearable for their fellow human beings.

  9 months ago ago
President Muhammad Buhari Speaks On Security

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Today's Headlines: We’ll end insurgency war this year–Buhari, Robbers kill police inspector in Benin

We’ll end insurgency war this year – Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, gave timeline to round off the war against Boko Haram and bandits.  The President said the counter insurgency war will be finished this year, 2021.   He called for prayers for the Armed Forces of Nigeria to enable them end what they are doing.  The President, who spoke during the Juma’at Prayer for the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration at the National Mosque, also assured that “this is a year

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: We’ll end insurgency war this year–Buhari, Robbers kill police inspector in Benin