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MILITARY

Brigadier Gen. Musa Sagir, the man, the officer, and his work

Last week, the military authority released names of officers and men promoted to a new and higher rank in the army. Though the slaughtering of over forty farmers by the Boko Haram insurgents in the North east few days after the news of the promotions tend to have dimmed the light off the promotion, and did not allowed Nigerians the chance to discuss its imports to the polity of the military and to the nation at large, there is an important need to revisit that event and take a look at it as it were “as e still

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Brigadier Gen. Musa Sagir, the man, the officer, and his work

MILITARY

Brigadier General Yerima Responds To Claim By Sheikh Gumi That The Military Benefits From Terrorism

The Nigerian military is always a subject of criticism by citizens most especially when things are not going well in terms of security and other related issues. Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima is the new Nigerian Army Spokesman, he replaced Brigadier General Sagir Musa a couple of days ago. He made a statement recently regarding what Sheikh Gumi alleged against the Nigerian military. Sheikh Gumi believes that the Nigerian military is benefiting from the current security crisis in the Northern part of this

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Brigadier General Yerima Responds To Claim By Sheikh Gumi That The Military Benefits From Terrorism

POLITICS

Army Chief Dies While Attending Chief Of Army Staff Conference, Here Is The Cause Of His Death

A Nigerian Military commander, Major-General John Olu Irefin, have lost his life after he died of COVID-19 complications.  Before his death, John Olu Irefin was the general officer in charge of six division, Port-Harcourt, Rivers state and land component commander.  The deceased was also the GOC 81 division in Lagos before he was posted to Port-Harcourt in 2020.  Irefin who was a gallant soldier before his death, died while attending Annual Chief of Army Staff Conference in Abuja. His untimely death however

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Army Chief Dies While Attending Chief Of Army Staff Conference, Here Is The Cause Of His Death

POLITICS

End SARS: Buratai breaks silence as ICC plans to investigate Nigerian Army

What do you think about this latest Revelation by the ICC to investigate cases of human rights violations by our security forces. This will signal a bad omen in nigeria if the soldiers are found guilty by the international criminal court ICC. The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has said the International Criminal Court's (ICC) choice to investigate security forces in the nation over claims of "wrongdoings against humankind" and "atrocities", will be a setback to all international

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End SARS: Buratai breaks silence as ICC plans to investigate Nigerian Army

MILITARY

Covid 19 Hits Army As 26 More Soldiers Test Positive. (Details)

The Nigerian Army Public Relations Officer, Brigadier General Sagir Musa on Sunday, 13th December 2020 disclosed in a statement that at least 26 Military Personnel have tested positive to the Coronavirus. In his statement, a total of 417 personnel have been tested and 26 of them had result confirming their positive status. The test which was conducted after the death of Major General Irefin, who happened to be a victim of the deadly virus as a result of respiratory failure, was a step towards maintaining a healthy

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Covid 19 Hits Army As 26 More Soldiers Test Positive. (Details)

POLITICS

Check out what Nigerian army said after the recent killings of poor famers in north

Welcome to my page I'll highly appreciate if you can help me click on the like and follow buttons above for more news and updates.. Thanks In recent days now so many killings has been going on in northern parts of Nigerian. Which was lead by hoodlums known as Boko Haram, they have been killing so many people the poor famers in northern parts of Nigerian. Earlier to Nigerian army made a statement concining the killings in the northern parts of Nigerian. They said is an international conspiracy to divide Nigeria

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Check out what Nigerian army said after the recent killings of poor famers in north

OTHERS-TERRORISM

Boko Haram Attacks Are International Conspiracy To Split Nigeria – @HQNigerianArmy

The Nigerian Army has said that the Boko Haram attacks are an international conspiracy to “cut Nigeria to size” and to destabilise the peace of the country. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col Sagir Musa, stated this, claiming that there are some international paymasters sponsoring Boko Haram. Musa stated this in an article he shared on social media and with journalists. The army spokesman said, “The recent killing of our people on a rice farm in Borno State was unexpected, inhuman, cowardly,

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Boko Haram Attacks Are International Conspiracy To Split Nigeria – @HQNigerianArmy

POLITICS

Nigeria Army Generals test positive to Covd-19

The Nigerian military has announced that 26 of their senior officers who attended the Chief of Army Staff 2020 annual conference has tested positive to Covid-19. The force spokesperson, Brigadier General Sagir Musa said the force on Sunday carried 417 personnels to do Covid-19 test and the result showed that 26 of them tested positive and are currently receiving treatment based on the drugs that Centre for Disease Control recommended. He said that the force has begin to test all the officers working in the Army

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Nigeria Army Generals test positive to Covd-19

POLITICS

Opinion: Nigerian Army is giving unnecessary excuse concerning Boko Haram attacks

This is a very flimsy and unreasonable excuse and when I read it, I was so disappointed. Seriously, the Nigerian Army must as a matter of fact prove to Nigerians that they are capable of protecting this country. I read that the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Sagir Musa said that Boko Haram is being sponsored by international paymasters. According to report, he said that some people or organizations want to dismember Nigeria that is why they train Boko Haram members, arm them and also finance them. He

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Opinion: Nigerian Army is giving unnecessary excuse concerning Boko Haram attacks

OTHERS-TERRORISM

Boko Haram attacks sponsored by international community to destabilise Nigeria — Army

Boko Haram attacks sponsored by international community to destabilise Nigeria — Army The most dreaded sect in Nigeria known as Boko Haram has been on a killing spree for some years now. There have been many reports that their leader, in person of Abubakar Shekau has been killed and the sect has been defeated. However, this hasn't been the case as there are still various killings being done by this notorious sect. People have also been wondering who is behind and supporting these bandits. According to the

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Boko Haram attacks sponsored by international community to destabilise Nigeria — Army

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: EFCC raids ‘Yahoo Boys’ hideouts, 58 Miscreants Arrested As Lagos Island Clashes Claim One

We’re Now Ready For Criticisms From Nigerians – Army The Nigerian Army said it is now ready to take constructive engagements and criticisms that will help troops in the fight against insurgency and other security challenges in the country from Nigerians through the media. Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Yerima, the newly appointed Director of Army Public Relations, stated this at the Army headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday, while taking over from his predecessor, Brig. Gen. Sagir Musa, who has been redeployed to the

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Today's Headlines: EFCC raids ‘Yahoo Boys’ hideouts, 58 Miscreants Arrested As Lagos Island Clashes Claim One

OTHERS-TERRORISM

Army Blames International actors for Inability to defeat Boko Haram, Zambari Massacre

The Nigerian Army has laid blame of the Zambari killing and lingering fight against insurgency at the foot of an "international conspiracy" by certain actors in a bid to "cut Nigeria to size". The acting director, Army public relations; Col Sagir Musa added that some international actors are sponsoring the Insurgents in the giant if Africa. Musa made this known in an article published on social media yesterday. This publication is coming on the heels of the killing of over 43 farmers and abduction of about 10

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Army Blames International actors for Inability to defeat Boko Haram, Zambari Massacre

POLITICS

National Security Concerns Grow As COVID-19 Hits 26 Nigerian Generals

National Security Concerns Grow As COVID-19 Hits 26 Nigerian Generals Concern is growing across the country, including in the Nigerian Army, as 26 generals have contracted the coronavirus. The infected generals are believed to have been in contact with Major General Olu Irefin, who died 19 days ago from complications of COVID. Irefin, Major General (GOC) 6, fell ill last week while attending the 2020 Army Chiefs of Staff Conference in Abuja. He was later rushed to a military hospital where he died of respiratory

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National Security Concerns Grow As COVID-19 Hits 26 Nigerian Generals

MILITARY

Covid-19 Casualty:Annual Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Conference Terminated Checkout Details

Covid-19 pandemic is a disease that has plagued the world in many ways.It has claimed many lives due to its peculiar nature and modes of spread. Vaccines to cure Covid-19 are still being researched throughout the world.Unfortunately, no one is immune to the rogue pandemic. Meanwhile, the yearly Chief of Army Staff’s (COAS) conference was canceled on Thursday due to the demise of a Nigerian Major General who was reportedly died as a result of COVID-19 complications. The army did admit that the general tested

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Covid-19 Casualty:Annual Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Conference Terminated Checkout Details

EDUCATION

Army releases list of successful candidate for short and direct service 2021

Army releases list of successful candidate for short and direct service 2021 The Nigerian army yesterday 09/01/2021 released the list for it short and direct service. In a statement by the director, Brigadier general Sagir Musa, said that the list has been shortlisted to the Nigerian army recruitment portal. The statement said" this is to inform the general public that candidate whom thier names was shortlisted in the list of the short service 47/2021 and direct service 26/2021 pre selection examination which

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Army releases list of successful candidate for short and direct service 2021

POLITICS

Nigerian Army Makes New Appointments

Brigadier General Sagir Musa, Director Army Public Relations, has announced that the Nigerian Army has appointed some senior officers to new positions. He made this announcement in a statement on Saturday. According Sagir Musa, the new appointments that was made is an effort by the army to strengthen them for better performance. Brigadier General Sagir Musa also made it clear that the new appointments was approved by the Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai. The appointments and postings

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Nigerian Army Makes New Appointments

POLITICS

Nigerian Army Appoints New Spokesman

Brigadier General Mohammed M Yerima has been appointed as the new spokesman of the Nigerian Army. He takes over from Brigadier Gen Sagir Musa who has been redeployed to the Nigerian Army training center(NATRAC), kontagora, in Niger state. A member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations( NIPR) and African Public Relations Association(APRA),Brigadier Gen was deputy Director Reserve at the Defence Headquarters before his current appointment. Yerima is a graduate of political science from Ahmadu Bello university,

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Nigerian Army Appoints New Spokesman

MILITARY

COAS Cancels National Conference After Officer Tested Positive to Covid 19

Dedeigbo Ayodeji The Nigeria Army has announced the cancelation of the Chief Army Staff Annual conference after one of the participant tested positive for corona virus. In statement issued by the Director Army Public Relationship, Brigadier General Sagir Musa, said the conference had to be cancelled to protect participants and also stopped the spread of covid 19. According to the statement "The Nigerian Army wishes to inform members of the public that due to resurgence of COVID 19 Pandemic in the Federal Capital

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COAS Cancels National Conference After Officer Tested Positive to Covid 19

SPORTS

After Army Officer Died of COVID-19, See What Other Military Men Were Asked To Do

It was a very sad moment for the Nigerian Army on Thursday 10th of December after the demise of the General Commanding Officer of the 6th division in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. It was confirmed that he died shortly after contacting COVID-19. The annual Chief of Army Staff's Conference 2020 was going on when the news of his death was announced. It started on Monday 7th of December and hosted many important Nigeria dignitaries including the President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari and also The Chief

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After Army Officer Died of COVID-19, See What Other Military Men Were Asked To Do

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Boko Haram insurgency are sponsored and financed by international elements- Nigeria Army.

The recent massacre of over 43 rice farmers and abduction of 10 women in Borno state by Boko Haram showed the High level of insecurity in the country. This glooming issue has made many Nigerians to questioned the strength/capacity of the Military personnels and the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Nigerian Army in response to the killing in an article published on social media on Wednesday to address the massacre of over 43 rice farmers and abduction of 10 women by Boko Haram sect in

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Boko Haram insurgency are sponsored and financed by international elements- Nigeria Army.