According to Monday's reports by the Punch news the Nigerian army was in contention for the permission to deploy the newly acquired twelve Super Tucano fighter jets against the raging bandits in the North-West. It will be recalled that the Nigerian government, in its commitment to stamp out the agents of insecurity, placed an order for the Military aircrafts from the USA at a cost of $496m in February, 2018.
Undoubtedly, Nigeria will forever remember some of her past leaders from the Military regime because of the important roles these men played in making Nigeria a better place. In today's article, we shall be looking at the daughters of two late generals who were former Heads of State, and how the daughters of these late generals are keeping a good legacy by appearing as goddesses in decent clothes whenever they are seen.
The Military Aircraft That Allegedly Opened Fire on a Civilian Boat in Rivers Should Be Investigated
The news of an Allege Military aircraft opened fire on a civilian boat has really caused a lot of reactions online. Many Nigerians are still confused if it was accidental or intentional, and the military is yet to break silence on this issue. It was reported that the boat was carrying some foodstuffs from Nembe river to Bonny in Rivers State before the sad incident occurred.
When we talk of successful comedians in Nigeria we can't help but talk about Abdulgafar Ahmed Oluwatoyin. Many know him with the name "Cute Abiola" who normally post Comedy Skit posing as "Lawyer Kunle". His career as a comedian started early by posting comedy skits on his Instagram page.
No matter how a criminal hides from the law, nemesis will catch up with him one day. Because being a criminal involves the forceful collection of people's lives and properties. The Nigerian criminal justice system is very powerful, so as long as a criminal is alive, he will face the full wrath of the law.
Recently, Imo state came under heavy attack by unknown gunmen who were targeting security agencies and other government facilities in the state. The attack, which lasted for several weeks, claimed the lives of many people in the state, including innocent and unarmed people that were hit by stray bullets.
Recall that Nigerians' were left with surprised when on the 24th of last month, some armed bandits stormed the famous NigerIan Defence Academy (NDA), and wrecked a number of havocs there. In the attack, the marauders killed, injured and Kidnapped. As a result of these, the Military promised to do everything within its ability to rescue its abducted fellow whose name is known as General Christopher Datong, as well as bring the perpetrators of the entire inhuman acts to book.
The Military Special Taskforce in Plateau State also known as Operation Safe Haven has assured residents of the state of safety. The Information Officer of the taskforce, Major Ishaku Takwa, gave the assurance in a statement released in Jos on Saturday. Takwa advised residents to ignore individuals who had formed the habit of circulating old and recycled videos, voice and old text messages of violence.
Many people love to be a soldier, maybe because of their dressings or the respect soldiers get from civilians. However, some people wish to join the Military because they are physically, and mentally fit to become a soldier. The fear of war made many people changed their minds.
It is no longer news that some Military personnel in Zamfara state have lost their lives to the cold hands of death due to the recent attack carries out by suspected bandits. These bandits attack have really caused mixed reactions online but as a reader, do you think this can be compared to what the military have done to these bandits in the state?
Insecurity: Bandits Seem To Have More Sophisticated Weapons Than ESN, How Do They Get Their Weapons?
Bandits and the Eastern Security Network (ESN) are terrorising Nigeria. However, Bandits seem to have more sophisticated weapons than the ESN. Illustrative photo. Credit: Premium Times The Military has had several gun duels with members of ESN which they won, and some weapons were recovered.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has requested inhabitants to plan for a closure of telecom administrations in their state. In a visit for certain radio broadcasts, the governor said security authorities are ready to dispatch a hostile on crooks taking shelter in certain pieces of the state.
In Accordance with the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, A State Governor is eligible to spend a maximum of Eight years in office. However, Due to circumstances, there are prominent Nigerian Governors who served for more than Eight years. Notable among them are 1.
Femi Falana, a human rights activist and lawyer, reacted to the arrest of people at Sunday Igboho's house. Recall that the State Security Services reportedly raided Igboho's residence, and two people were killed. Photo: Sunday Igboho In an interview with Object TV, Femi Falana expressed his confidence that the arrested persons would be released.
The big brother naija host, Ebuka Obi Uchendu rocks "Military Style Outfit to today's Sunday night eviction (king size eviction). Ebuka Obi Uchendu's fashion sense is top notch Today's Sunday night eviction is the fourth eviction for the season The following housemates were up for eviction; Tega, Boma, White money, peace, Queen, Nini, saga, liquorose, Emmanuel, Pere, Michael, saskay, Yousef, Angel, and Cross except Jaypaul and jackeyB
Fl. Lt A. Dairo, who ejected and fled from bandits after his plane was shot down while on a mission over Zamfara state, has detailed the incident, concluding that it was all made possible by his great faith in Almighty God. The combat pilot, who said he had a forewarning of the encounter days before the Nigerian military assigned him to the mission, said the bandits were as ruthless as the dreaded Boko Haram and questioned why they were still referred to as "bandits" in his submission, which went viral on social media platforms.
Military Releases Ex-Boko Haram Fighters. Photo Credit:Punch Newspapers The Military on Wednesday released 1,009 ex-Boko Haram insurgents, who had been in military custody at Giwa Barracks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. In addition, the former terrorists were handed over to the Borno State Government in a secret ceremony that was initially billed to take place at an earlier date but was suspended indefinitely by the military authorities at the wake of the appointment of the new COAS.
After his plane was shot while on a mission in the skies of Zamfara state, Fl. Lt A. Dairo ejected and escaped from bandits, concluding that it was all made possible by his profound believe in Almighty God. The combat pilot, who claimed to have foreseen the encounter days before the Nigerian military assigned him to the mission, said the bandits were as ruthless as the dreaded Boko Haram and questioned why they were still referred to as "bandits" in his submission, which went viral on social media platforms.
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has stated that his government has been advised by the Military and other security agencies to shut down telecommunication services in some Local Government Areas. El-Rufai said he is waiting to be told the areas that would be affected by the shutdown while hinting that it could happen anytime.
Pere Egbi who is participating in season six Big Brother Naija have been trending on social media, this is because of the quarrel he had recently with Whitemoney. In my opinion, I think it's wrong for people to criticize Pere's attitude towards Whitemoney. Below are some of my reasons.