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Today's Headlines: Army Chief, Yahaya Storms Sokoto; FG Takes Delivery Of Final Batch Of Tucano Jets

Goronyo Killings: Army Chief, Yahaya storms Sokoto, charges troops to redouble efforts against bandits Following the recent attack by bandits on Goronyo market in Sokoto state which resulted in the killing of 40 persons, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Faruk Yahaya on Monday commenced an operational visit of the 8 division area of responsibility with a charge to troops to redouble their efforts in routing the bandits from their camps and enclaves.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Army Chief, Yahaya Storms Sokoto; FG Takes Delivery Of Final Batch Of Tucano Jets

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5 Armored Tanks Nigeria Can Get From Russia After Military Inks Equipment Agreement With Them

According to the HQ Nigerian Army, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has stated that Nigerian Army (NA) will further explore the cordial bilateral relations between the NA and Russian government for acquisition of military equipment to enhance its operations across the country.

  3 months ago ago
5 Armored Tanks Nigeria Can Get From Russia After Military Inks Equipment Agreement With Them

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COAS Flags-Off Exercises GOLDEN DAWN, ENDURING PEACE and STILL WATER Nation-Wide

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya will on Monday 4 October, 2021, perform the flag-off of Exercises GOLDEN DAWN, ENDURING PEACE and STILL WATER nation wide. The COAS will symbolically flag-off all Exercises at the venue of Exercise GOLDEN DAWN which will take place at Ovie-Emene, Enugu East Local Government Area of Enugu State.

  3 months ago ago
COAS Flags-Off Exercises GOLDEN DAWN, ENDURING PEACE and STILL WATER Nation-Wide

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Again; COAS Charges Troops To Be Vigilant

Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Again Gunmen have killed a yet-to-be ascertained number of policemen and set their vehicles ablaze in Anambra State. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters It was learnt that many other policemen were injured during the shooting incident at a security post mounted by the operatives at Okija, Ihiala Local Government Area of the state on Thursday evening.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Again; COAS Charges Troops To Be Vigilant

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Will the newly launched Operation "Enduring Peace" in the North be able to arrest B/Haram Captain?

The peace of a nation should never be shunned and prevented, yet some brutal forces in the country were able to trade the peace of Nigerians for violence. These groups are also known as the Boko Haram insurgents, bandits, and unknown gunmen who are hell-bent on making Nigerians live in fear and terror.

  3 months ago ago
Will the newly launched Operation

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Night Hunter, A Helicopter Nigeria Might Buy From Russia As Military Seal Bilateral Collaboration

Nigeria's Army Boss Faruk Yahaya has called on the Russian government to support Nigeria with “sophisticated equipment” to improve security in the country. The army chief also spoke on the need to support collaboration between Russia and Nigeria. General Faruk Yahaya also stated that the Nigerian Army will further explore the cordial bilateral relations between the Nigerian army and Russian government for acquisition of military equipment to enhance its operations across the country.

  3 months ago ago
Night Hunter, A Helicopter Nigeria Might Buy From Russia As Military Seal Bilateral Collaboration

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Army Repels Attack Launched By ISWAP Against Camp Housing Repentant Terrorists

The Nigerian Army has revealed that its troops have repelled an attack launched by members of the Islamic State West Africa (ISWAP) on a camp that is housing repentant members of the dreaded terror group, Boko Haram. According to a spokesman for the Army, Onyema Nwachukwu, the terrorists attempted to access the camp located in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State but were resisted by troops with superior firepower.

  3 months ago ago
Army Repels Attack Launched By ISWAP Against Camp Housing Repentant Terrorists

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Those condemning Operation Golden Dawn in the S/East should know that ESN could not bring peace in the region

Following the recent launching of 3 special operations in 3 different regions of the country, the operation Golden Dawn, which was launched in the South East region, has been condemned by some residents and the people of IPOB. The Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Faruk Yahaya, had announced the launching of operations "Enduring Peace" for the north, "Still Water" for the coastal areas, and "Golden Dawn" for the south east.

  3 months ago ago
Those condemning Operation Golden Dawn in the S/East should know that ESN could not bring peace in the region

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Why Should FG Declare A State of Emergency in Anambra When Operation Golden Dawn Has Been Launched?

On Wednesday, when the Federal Government threatened to declare a state of emergency in Anambra to ensure that the November 6 governorship election in the state takes place, Nigerians expressed shock. This is as a result of unknown gunmen and banditry attacks constantly taking place in most states of the south-east region.

  3 months ago ago
Why Should FG Declare A State of Emergency in Anambra When Operation Golden Dawn Has Been Launched?

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Army Demand For Sophisticated Equipment From Russia: A Good Move to End Terrorism

The Nigeria Army has just taken a bold step that may help end the years of terrorism, Insurgency, and several sundry crimes in Nigeria by requesting sophisticated equipment from Russia to improve the country's security. As reported by Punch Newspaper, the Nigeria Chief of Army Staff, Major-General Faruk Yahaya, has tendered a request to the Russian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Alexey Shebarshin, demanding the support of the country in terms of Sophisticated equipment to combat terrorism in Nigeria.

  3 months ago ago
Army Demand For Sophisticated Equipment From Russia: A Good Move to End Terrorism

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COAS Flags-Off Exercises GOLDEN DAWN, ENDURING PEACE And STILL WATER NATION-WIDE

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya will on Monday 4 October, 2021, perform the flag-off of Exercises GOLDEN DAWN, ENDURING PEACE and STILL WATER nation wide. The COAS will symbolically flag-off all Exercises at the venue of Exercise GOLDEN DAWN which will take place at Ovie-Emene, Enugu East Local Government Area of Enugu State.

  3 months ago ago
COAS Flags-Off Exercises GOLDEN DAWN, ENDURING PEACE And STILL WATER NATION-WIDE

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Photos of the Flats Remodelled For Soldiers to Live in Sokoto State

Photos have emerged showing the houses inaugurated recently by Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Faruk Yahaya, for Nigerian soldiers in Sokoto state. The COAS spoke at the event covered by TVC News. The welfare of Nigerian soldiers is a top priority in the country, and it is handled as such.

  3 months ago ago
Photos of the Flats Remodelled For Soldiers to Live in Sokoto State

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COAS Flags Off Army Exercises To Curb Insecurity; Calls For Synergy Among Stakeholders

In a concerted and relentless effort to support civil authorities in tackling diverse security challenges bedeviling the country, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has flagged off three Nigerian Army Field Training Exercises in Emene, Enugu state, on Monday 4 October 2021.The flag off, symbolically activated the exercises in four geopolitical zones of the country.

  3 months ago ago
COAS Flags Off Army Exercises To Curb Insecurity; Calls For Synergy Among Stakeholders

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I Won't Accept Excuses For Insecurity - Chief Of Army Staff, General Faruk Yahaya

The security of the nation is very important because there are increasing challenges of people feeling unsafe even in their homes or places of comfort. As reported by Punch Newspapers, The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has stated that he would not accept any excuses for insecurity in Nigeria.

  4 months ago ago
I Won't Accept Excuses For Insecurity - Chief Of Army Staff, General Faruk Yahaya

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South East: Why Operation Golden Dawn Will Face More Challenges Than Operation Python Dance

The army recently launched a security operation in the South-Eastern part of the country, and the exercise is code-named ‘Golden Dawn’. According to the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya, the operation will stop criminals responsible for attacks in the region. The exercise was flagged off on 4th October 2021.

  3 months ago ago
South East: Why Operation Golden Dawn Will Face More Challenges Than Operation Python Dance

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Nigerian Army Explores Mutual Collaboration With Indian Military

The Nigerian Army(NA) has expressed its readiness for effective collaboration with her Indian counterpart on capacity development. The bilateral collaboration would be in the areas of military training, health, technology among others. The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya made this known when he received in audience, a delegation from Defence Scoping of India at Army Headquarters, today Thursday 16, 2021.

  4 months ago ago
Nigerian Army Explores Mutual Collaboration With Indian Military

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COAS Visits Stakeholders In Plateau, Resonates The Message Of Peace And Unity

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya, in continuation of his visits to critical stakeholders across the nation as part of his key leadership engagement drive, has paid seperate visits to the Governor of Plateau State Right Honorable Simon Bako Lalong and His Royal Majesty Da Jacob Gyang Buba, Gbong Gwom Jos and Chairman Plateau State Council of Emirs and Chiefs.

  3 months ago ago
COAS Visits Stakeholders In Plateau, Resonates The Message Of Peace And Unity

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3 Negative Effects of IPOB's One-Week Sit at Home Could Have on Ndigbo

The South East region has been facing some crises since the beginning of this year. Many Nigerians can recall when police stations were being targeted and attacked on a daily basis in the region. This led to the release of several prisoners, and the damage of government properties.

  2 months ago ago
3 Negative Effects of IPOB's One-Week Sit at Home Could Have on Ndigbo

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Nigerian Army to Launch Three Operations that Could End Insecurity

The Nigerian Army is set to commence three operations on monday that are expected to curb all forms of insecurity in the country. According to a statement issued by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, the operations which are expected to start on Monday, codenamed Operation Golden Dawn, Enduring Peace and Still Water will be launched by the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian Army to Launch Three Operations that Could End Insecurity

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Army launches offensive against kidnappers, bandits, others.

The Army launched a nationwide drive against criminals on Monday, ordering deployed troops to be brutal in dealing with those who are spreading insecurity in the country. “Golden Dawn” for the Southeast, “Still Water” for the coastal districts, and “Enduring Peace” for the Northcentral and Federal Capital Territory were all introduced at the same time.

  3 months ago ago
Army launches offensive against kidnappers, bandits, others.