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The Nigerian Army continue their good work in the fight against Insurgency in the country.At the early hours of Monday, the Nigerian Army took to it official Twitter account to announce that, they were able to conquer Boko Haram fighters in a shootout battle between the terrorists group and the military in Damasak.
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.
Vice President Osinbajo to decorate new IGP at presidential villa Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will decorate Usman Alkali Baba with his new rank of inspector-general of police on Wednesday afternoon.On Tuesday, President Muhammadu Buhari removed Mohammed Adamu as the IGP before the expiration of his tenure extension.
According to a report published by PM News, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu made it clear that he didn't mean to say that 50 million youths should be recruited into the army, adding that it was a slip of tongue and he wanted to say 5 million youths should be recruited into the army. Barely 24 hours ago, it was reported that Tinubu said the Federal Government should recruit 50 million youths into the army, this statement angered a lot of Nigerians. PM News has now reported that Tinubu said it was a slip of tongue, explaining
Not too long ago, I read a news article on Instablog9ja about one of Nigeria's top politicians telling the federal government to recruit over 50 Million Youths into the Nigerian Army and for those whom have not seen the news update, you can read it up below and after that, I will explain to you why it would be foolish for the Nigerian Army to try such a thing: On Monday, Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu requested that the Federal Government recruit 50 million young people into the Nigerian Army in order to combat militants