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Today's Headlines: Ex-COAS Ihejirika Speaks About "War", Another Nigerian Army Officer Shot Dead

Ex-COAS Ihejirika Speaks About "War" A former Chief Of Army Staff, Azubuike Ihejirika, on Thursday said that war was not an option over the insecurity bedevilling the country. Ihejirika who spoke with journalists during the visit of the Chief Of Defence Staff to Owerri, Imo State, said that he was advocating dialogue as a strategy to returning peace to the country.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Ex-COAS Ihejirika Speaks About

JUSTICE

Igbokwe Reacts After Irabor Said "It Is Not The Job Of The Military To Stop Anyone From Agitation"

Although the 1999 constitution does not clearly stipulate any form of punishment for agitations, some security operatives have over the years continued to treat protesters in the most dehumanizing manners. They have continued to arrest, beat and imprison Nigerians seen agitating or protesting in public. In our today's political discussion, we will be looking at what Joe Igbokwe said after Chief of Defence Staff, Lucky Irabor said "It is not the job of the military to stop anyone from agitating.

  6 months ago ago
Igbokwe Reacts After Irabor Said

MILITARY

The Plan To Engage Retired Officers To Tackle Insecurity After Attack On NDA Is A Nice Decision

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor has said that the Nigerian Army will engage retired military officers to tackle insecurity in the Northeast. General Irabor said this today when he had an interactive session with retired senior officers from north-eastern zone and added that the retired military officers will look for holistic solutions about how to bring to an end the insecurity in the Northeast region.

  5 months ago ago
The Plan To Engage Retired Officers To Tackle Insecurity After Attack On NDA Is A Nice Decision

POLITICS

"How Can Anyone Seeking For Disintegration Kill People To Achieve It, We Will Resist Them"~ CDS

The Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor has come out today in a recent video clip that was uploaded by Punch Newspaper via their YouTube page to disclose that the military will not allow the use of the instrument of violence by those who are seeking to disintegrate from the country to achieve their struggle.

  6 months ago ago

MILITARY

Checkout What The Chief Of Defense Staff Said About Repentant Boko Haram Members

The Chief Of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor has finally reacted to the issue of repentant Boko Haram. According to a report on TribuneOnline, General Irabor revealed that the military has taken necessary measures to ensure that the repentant Boko Haram did not go back to crime.

  5 months ago ago
Checkout What The Chief Of Defense Staff Said About Repentant Boko Haram Members

POLITICS

How Can Igbos Say We Don't Have Service Chief? The CDS Is From Delta & Part Of Delta Is Igbo - Umahi

I took time to watch the 29 minutes one-on-one interview of Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State with Seun Okin of Channels TV and where the Governor spoke extensively on the security situation in the South East and the belief that Igbos are marginalised in Nigeria. I paid much attention to hear from the Ebonyi State Governor who is also the chairman of South East Governors forum what he thinks about the perception that Igbos are being marginalised in Nigeria.

  7 months ago ago
How Can Igbos Say We Don't Have Service Chief? The CDS Is From Delta & Part Of Delta Is Igbo - Umahi

MILITARY

What ISWAP Terrorists Should Know As Their New Leader Mallam Bako Has Been Allegedly Killed By The JTF

About one week ago, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor, announced that the dreaded leader of the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP), Musab Al Barnawi, has been killed. CDS - General Lucky Irabor Musab Al Barnawi

  3 months ago ago
What ISWAP Terrorists Should Know As Their New Leader Mallam Bako Has Been Allegedly Killed By The JTF

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tukur Buratai Gets New Appointment, CDS Advises Soldiers About Their Retirement

Tukur Buratai Gets New Appointment. Recently, Tukur Buratai (Former Chief of Army Staff) was appointed as the patron of "National Forum of ex-Councilors" in Yobe state. The Chairman (Abdulganiyu Mohammed) made the announcement in a statement. (Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria).

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tukur Buratai Gets New Appointment, CDS Advises Soldiers About Their Retirement

MILITARY

Ten Major Issues Addressed By General Irabor During A Press Briefing At Aso Rock Today

The Chief of Defence Staff, Lieutenant General Lucky Irabor, addressed the press at Aso Rock in Abuja on Thursday, October 14, 2023. During the press briefing, the military boss addressed a lot of issues relating to security of the country. These are some of the issues addressed by the CDS.

  3 months ago ago
Ten Major Issues Addressed By General Irabor During A Press Briefing At Aso Rock Today

MILITARY

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.

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

MILITARY

Today's Headline: Nigerian Army Not Train To Fight Bandits~CDS, Army To Fly Wounded Soldiers Abroad

Nigerian Army Not Trained To Fight Bandits~CDS Amid continuing deterioration of worsening insecurity, the Nigerian Army has explained why it is playing catch-up with bandits, Boko Haram, and ISWAP terrorists. Specifically, the army stated that the federal government did not train its soldiers to fight asymmetric warfare.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headline: Nigerian Army Not Train To Fight Bandits~CDS, Army To Fly Wounded Soldiers Abroad

MILITARY

'Attack on the NDA by bandits is like armed robbers coming to your house' - Service Chief says

In the wake of the Tuesday morning attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy by armed bandits, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor has reacted to the incident. The General condemned the attack which left 3 officers of the academy dead and one injured.

  5 months ago ago
'Attack on the NDA by bandits is like armed robbers coming to your house' - Service Chief says

MILITARY

OPINION: Impacts Of NYSC Members In Community Development Are Inestimable

Photo Credit: nysc.gov.ng When General Yakubu Gowon established the National Youth Service Corps on the 22nd day of May 1973, he believed it would serve as an avenue to reunite, reconcile, reconstruct, and rebuild the nation after the civil war that nearly divided Nigeria. The former military head of state found it necessary to promote peace, unity, and progress to all the regions in Nigeria.

  3 months ago ago
OPINION: Impacts Of NYSC Members In Community Development Are Inestimable

EDUCATION

Rev Kuti Mem Grams Emerges Winner Of Year 2021 NYSC Education CDS Spelling Bee Competition in Abeokuta

The Education Community Development Service group (CDS), Of the National Youth Service Corps in Abeokuta South local government area of Ogun state have Organised the year 2021 Spelling Bee competition for Students of Public Secondary Schools in the Local Government .The competition was held at Lisabi Grammar School, idi-Aba, Abeokuta on Thursday 24th June , 2021

  7 months ago ago
Rev Kuti Mem Grams Emerges Winner Of Year 2021 NYSC Education CDS Spelling Bee Competition in Abeokuta

MILITARY

What's Next Now That The Nigerian Military Has Declared ISWAP Leader, Abu Musab Dead?

Following the series of positive results the Nigerian military has been witnessing lately amid its efforts to eradicate insecurity and insurgency in the country, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor has come out recently to confirm that the notorious leader of the ISWAP terrorist sect, Abu Musab is dead.

  3 months ago ago
What's Next Now That The Nigerian Military Has Declared ISWAP Leader, Abu Musab Dead?

MILITARY

Joe Igbokwe Reacts After General Irabor Said The Military Wouldn't Condone Violent Agitations

Following the recent video clip that is currently making rounds online after the Nigerian Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor came out some hours ago to speak about the issue of the ongoing secessionist movement in the country, the Special Adviser on Water and Drainage Resources, Sir Joe Igbokwe has taken to his official Facebook page to react on the report.

  6 months ago ago
Joe Igbokwe Reacts After General Irabor Said The Military Wouldn't Condone Violent Agitations

MILITARY

“So, What Do They Do With Their Trainings?” - Twitter User Reacts To Chief Of Defence Statement

The chief of defence has said that Nigerian soldiers are not well trained to fight bandits and Boko Haram. The Chief of Defence staff said that the Nigerian government didn't train its soldiers to fight in an asymmetric warfare, adding that new tactics need to be embraced because of asymmetric security threats in the country.

  6 months ago ago
“So, What Do They Do With Their Trainings?” - Twitter User Reacts To Chief Of Defence Statement

MILITARY

Nigerian military can only put an end to political agitation for one reason - Defence Chief, Irabor

General Lucky Irabor, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), has declared that it is not the military's responsibility to put down agitations because they are political and constitutionally permitted. Irabor, on the other hand, stated that the only reason the armed forces would not tolerate some agitations is if violence is used to achieve such agitations.

  6 months ago ago
Nigerian military can only put an end to political agitation for one reason - Defence Chief, Irabor

POLITICS

Nigerian Military Can Only Stop Political Agitations For One Reason – Defence Chief, Irabor Reveals

General Lucky Irabor, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), has indicated that it is not the military's responsibility to put down agitations because they are political and constitutionally permitted. Photo Credit To Google Irabor, on the other hand, stated that the only reason the armed forces would not tolerate some agitations is if violence is used to achieve such agitations.The military and other security forces, according to Irabor, will not allow the country to be overtaken by violence.

  6 months ago ago
Nigerian Military Can Only Stop Political Agitations For One Reason – Defence Chief, Irabor Reveals

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: 40m Nigerians To Get Jobs Through Methanol Oil - FG, Army To Engage Retired Officers.

Army would engage it retired personnel to fight insecurity - CDS The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has said the Army would engage retired military officers to tackle insecurity in the northeast. He disclosed this on Tuesday at a one-day interactive session with retired senior officers from the north-eastern zone held at the 23 Armoured Brigade in Yola, Adamawa State.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 40m Nigerians To Get Jobs Through Methanol Oil - FG,  Army To Engage Retired Officers.