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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

Army Arrest IPOB Second-in-Command

Security operatives have arrested the second-in-command to Ikonso, the neutralised commander of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)/ Eastern Security Network (ESN) Awurum Eze. Awurum Eze was nabbed by security operatives in Aba, the Abia State in the southeast region of the country. In a statement on Wednesday, The Director of Public Relations at the […]Continue Reading

Football Championship: Army Urges Nigerians to Support Peace Promoting Initiatives

The Brigade Commander, 35 Artillery Brigade, Nigerian Army, Alamala, Abeokuta, Brigadier General Ehimwenman Amadasun wants stakeholders to support initiatives that will promote peaceful co existence among Nigerians irrespective of tribes, religion and ethnic backgrounds. Brigadier General Amadasun made the call while kicking off the 2021 edition of Egba Youth Football Continue Reading

Insecurity: NSCDC Partners Nigerian Army

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Oyo State Command has partnered the Nigerian Army in retraining its newly launched anti-terrorism unit in fighting insecurity. The State Commandant, Mr. Iskilu Akinsanya stated this while briefing newsmen on the command’s achievement during the last year. He said though, the anti-terrorist unit of the command was not […]Continue Reading