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Army General Siphons N3.7bn

A Nigerian Army special court-martial sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, convicted a former Group Managing Director, Nigerian Army Properties Limited, Major General Umaru Mohammed, of corruption and sentenced him to seven years imprisonment. The military court also ordered Mohammed to pay back $2,178,900 (When converted to naira (at N1000 per dollar), $2.1m equalled N2.1bn. The Continue Reading

Army to Begin Shooting Exercise in Ibadan

By Rasheedah Makinde The 2 Division Nigerian Army, Ibadan, says the Division, affiliate formations and units would conduct the 2023 annual range shooting exercise beginning tomorrow till the 22nd of this month.  This is contained in a statement signed in Ibadan by the acting Deputy-Director, Army Public Relations, Lieutenant Colonel Charles Ekeocha. Lieutenant Colonel Continue Reading

Reports claiming Cameroonian Separatists’ attack on Nigerian territory false – Army

There is no truth in social media insinuating that Nigerian villages were attacked by Cameroonian (Ambazonian) separatists on 29 May 2022. A statement by the Director, Nigerian Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu said, “Contrary to the misinformation, own troops deployed at Danare received information on Sunday morning about the said attack. “The Continue Reading

Take advantage of the skill acquisition centre to become self-reliant – NAOWA President

The President of Nigerian Army Officer’s Wives Association, NAOWA, Mrs. Salamotu Farouk-Yahaya has urged officers’ wives to take advantage of the newly-built skill acquisition centre to empower themselves towards becoming self-reliant and productive. Mrs. Farouk-Yahaya stated this while commissioning a skills acquisition centre built by NAOWA at 2 Division Continue Reading