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Buratai replies to critics, says terrorism may persist in Nigeria for 20 more years

The Chief of Army Staff Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai has reacted to widespread criticism against the service chiefs over resurgence of banditry and Boko Haram...

Group wants increased funding for armed forces, passes vote of confidence on Service Chiefs

Concerned Citizens of North-East Region has canvassed adequate budgetary provision for the Nigerian military waging war against terrorism and other forms of criminality in the country.

Only Buhari can sack Service Chiefs, Presidency replies Senate

Only President Muhammadu Buhari can sack Service Chiefs, the Presidency declared on Tuesday.

Killings: Arewa groups give Buhari 14 days to sack Service Chiefs, say enough is enough

As killings in Northern Nigeria go unabated, a coalition of Arewa groups has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Service Chiefs, giving the Federal Government a 14-day ultimatum to do so.

Buhari lands in Maiduguri to celebrate Independence with troops

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria on Sunday arrived in Maiduguri, the Bormo state capital to Commemorate the 57th Independence Day celebration with troops and...

Service Chiefs in Maiduguri to celebrate Independence Day with troops

The Chief of Defence Staff, Gabriel Olonisakin and the three other Service Chiefs on Saturday, moved to Maiduguri to celebrate the nation’s 57th Independence...

Senate to meet security chiefs over Abia, Plateau tensions

The President of the Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged all Nigerians to maintain peace and avoid statements or actions that can threaten the...

Buhari meets security chiefs, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with members of the National Security Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting, which started...

Nigeria’s military denies report on retirement of service chiefs

​The Defence Headquarters has dispelled rumours making the rounds on social media that some service chiefs have been retired and replaced. Speaking to PRNigeria on...

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