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Zamfara banditry linked to Boko Haram – Defence minister

The minister said the Federal Government has been able to block several economic sources of the Zamfara bandits and Boko Haram insurgents. Mohammed Munirat Nasir, Gusau Minister of Defence Mansur Dan Ali has urged the people in Zamfara State to support the military operations going on in the state to achieve the desired success in […]
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Insurgency: Buratai deploys top army Generals to North East

Insurgency: Buratai deploys top army Generals to North East

Buratai said the movement became necessary to enable the army, which is at the forefront of counterinsurgency operations, end terrorism in the shortest possible time. Molly Kilete, Abuja and Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai, has approved deployment of top Army officers, with the ranks of Major Generals and Brigadier […]
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Defence minister heads for Chad as IS claims deadly attacks on Nigerian soldiers

Defence minister heads for Chad as IS claims deadly attacks on Nigerian soldiers

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent Mansur Dan-Ali, minister of defence, for an emergency meeting with Chadian President Idris Deby, following the recent attacks on Nigerian soldiers. According to NAN, Garba
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Ortom lauds FG for setting up presidential Committee on farmer-herders crisis 

Ortom lauds FG for setting up presidential Committee on farmer-herders crisis 

Rose Ejembi, Makurdi Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has stated that the setting up of the presidential committee on farmers-herders crisis was step in the right direction. The governor said this when he played host to members of the committee led by Maj.-Gen. Musa Ibrahim of the Defence Headquarters, Abuja, at the Government House, […]
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2019 polls: FG inaugurates Defence/Security c’ittee to curb security threats

Buhari’s aide says CAN president paid to criticise president

Molly Kilete, Abuja The Federal Government has inaugurated a think-tank committee to tackle the numerous security challenges bedeviling the country ahead of the upcoming 2019 general elections. The committee known as the ‘Defence and Security Think-Thank team’, is headed by Maj.-Gen. Abdulmalik Jubril (rtd). Inaugurating the committee at the Defence ministry in Abuja, Minister of […]
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Security reports from North East worrisome – FG

Security reports from North East worrisome – FG

“In the North East we are having worrisome report, we have looked into it critically and we have taken
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