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Army demands more funding, exemption from envelope budgeting

The Nigerian army has called on the Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning to exempt it from envelope budgeting, citing the peculiarity of...

How Boko Haram, bandits attacked our Sokoto base – Army

  The Nigerian Army has confirmed an attack on a joint military base in Sokoto State. Gunmen suspected to be bandits in the early hours of...

Army warns against wrong use of COAS’ portrait

The Nigerian Army on Friday, warned journalists and media houses to desist from using wrong portraits of Chief of Army Staff, Faruk Yahaya. In a...

Soldiers fighting Boko Haram to enjoy ‘welfare flight’ when off duty...

The Nigerian Army has assured soldiers and officers at the frontline of welfare flight when ever they are on pass and wish to go...

Be wary of negative propaganda against troops, Nigerian Army tells citizens

The Nigerian Army on Saturday urged citizens to be wary of negative propaganda against troops. In a statement issued by the Director of Public Relations,...

We have not freed ex-Boko Haram fighters – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army on Thursday dismissed claims that it freed ex-Boko Haram fighters. While agreeing that 1,009 suspects were released by the military authorities, the...

Change counter-insurgency tactics, Buhari tells army

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday charged troops of the Nigerian Army to change strategies to tackle the insurgency and other emerging security threats in...

Troops nab suspected bandit fleeing to Ibadan with military kits

The Nigerian Army has disclosed that its troops operating along Mokwa-Jebba road intercepted a suspected fleeing bandit in a vehicle travelling from Zuru to...

Nigerian Army extols profile of its new Chief Yahaya

  The Nigerian Army has showcased the resumé of its new chief, Major General Faruk Yahaya. Yahaya was confirmed as Lt Gen Ibrahim Attahiru's successor on...

Insecurity: Army recalls soldiers from study leave

The Nigerian Army has reportedly recalled a large number of its personnel studying in civil institutions (universities and polytechnics) across the country following intensified...

Covid: WHO declares new strain ‘Omicron’ variant of concern

The World Health Organisation today assigned the Greek letter Omicron to a newly identified Covid variant in South Africa. The U.N. health agency recognized the...
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