News - Chief of Defence Staff

Service Chiefs, NSA, Kifasi For National Honours

5 years ago /
Nation 

The president, Goodluck Jonathan has approved 2013/2014 National Honours award to 305 Nigerians and friends of Nigeria with Service Chiefs and other top Security Chiefs leading the way. The approved list, was announced on Thursday in a statement signed by the Director(Special Duties Office), Mr. Adeyemo Tunde, for the Secretary to the Government...

Youths And Vigilantes Kill 80 Fleeing Insurgents In Adamawa

5 years ago /
Security 

Youths and vigilance group members in Michika and Madagali local government areas of Adamawa State on Tuesday night killed about 80 Boko Haram insurgents fleeing the areas.

Insurgency: 10,000 Dismissed Nigerian Soldiers Beg For Recall

5 years ago /
Security 

A group of dismissed Nigerian soldiers have appealed to the Presidency and the Nigerian Security Council to look into their cases and recall them, having not been properly discharged from the army.

DHQ Sets Up DNA Identification Centre For Personnel

5 years ago /
Security 

The minister of health, Onyebuchi Chukwu says government is looking beyond United States support in the cure of the Ebola Virus Disease.  

US Surveillance Planes Spot Chibok Girls in Nigeria

5 years ago /
Nation  Security 

The United States Surveillance flights over the north-eastern part of the country spotted the abducted Chibok girls in early July, the flight images showed what appeared to be large groups of girls held together in remote locations, raising hopes among domestic and foreign officials that they are among the group that Boko Haram abducted from their school in April, US and Nigerian officials said.

Murtala Nyako On The Run – EFCC

5 years ago /
Politics 

After series of unsuccessful attempts to arrest impeached Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, the Federal Government may declare him wanted any moment from now. The government wants the former Chief of Defence Staff arrested and prosecuted over alleged looting of Adamawa State treasury and treason against Nigeria.

Aliyu Gusau Wants Nigerians To Cooperate With Security Operatives To End Insurgency

5 years ago /
Security 

The Minister of Defence, Aliyu Gusau has called on Nigerians to support the nation’s security agencies to stem the tide of insecurity in the country.    

Civil Rights Groups Appreciates Efforts Of Nigerian Military In Fight Against Insurgency

5 years ago /
Security 

The Military High Command in Nigeria came under pressure once again on Monday as hundreds of women urged it to hasten freedom for the abducted schoolgirls of Chibok, Borno state, Northeast Nigeria. 

President Jonathan 'Marshals' Chief Of Defence Staff To Jos

5 years ago /
Security 

President Goodluck Jonathan has directed the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh to proceed to Jos to get a first hand assessment of Tuesday’s twin bomb explosions.  

 

President summons Governors to National Security Council meeting, as 121 girls regain freedom

5 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan has summoned members of the National Security Council to an emergency meeting at the Presidential Villa on Thursday.  

Security operatives in Nigeria on 'red alert' after Nyanya park bomb attack

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria police says it is now on red alert. Speaking with journalists at the scene of the latest Abuja bomb explosion, the police spokesman, Frank Mba said security in and around Abuja has been strengthened with attention being focused on public places and government buildings.

HUMAN TRAFFICKERS WILL HAVE NO HIDING PLACE AS SENATE PLANS TO REFORM LAW

5 years ago /
Security 

Hard times await traffickers of children and women in Nigeria if the bill seeking for an act to end the practice is finally passed.

BIG STORY: Security experts question the eligibility of the Chief of Defense Staff

5 years ago /
Security 

The defense headquarters has explained that any deadline for ending insurgency in Nigeria is to avoid a constitutional crisis.

Controversy surrounds the appointment of service chiefs

5 years ago /
Politics 

The appointment of Chief of Defence staff and service chiefs for the armed forces generated strong debate on the floor of the senate on Thursday

Security experts express doubt over declaration that Boko Haram will be defeated by April

5 years ago /
Security 

Just minutes after taking over as the new chief of defense staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh made a profound statement which may define his tenure as he manages the nation’s military. 

Chief of Army Staff says Boko Haram will be defeated by April

5 years ago /
Security 

The newly appointed Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshall Alex Badeh declared the end of the Boko Haram insurgents in the Defence Headquarters on Monday.

President Jonathan changes service chiefs, announces replacements

5 years ago /
Nation 

President Jonathan has effected changes in the military high command as he appoints new service chiefs.

Full script of Edwin Clark's letter to Obasanjo

5 years ago /
Politics 

My Dear Chief Olusegun Obasanjo,                                                   LET THE TRUTH BE TOLD BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE


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