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Army gets 47 new Major Generals, 75 others get Brigadier General nod

Army clarifies suicide shooting by personnel

By Seun Akioye The headquarters of the 81 Division Nigerian Army (NA) says there is no truth in the report that a soldier attached to the 35 Artillery Brigade terminated his life  due to non-payment of Ration Cash Allowance (RCA).  In a statement issued by Lieutenant Colonel Olabisi Ayeni, the ...

Army Decorates 47 new Major Generals

Army Decorates 47 new Major Generals

By Seun Akioye Finally, the 47 Senior Army Officers recently promoted to Major General rank have been decorated with their new rank in a colourful ceremony in Abuja. Recall that the Army Council on December 21, 2023 announced the approval of the promotion of the 47 Brigadier Generals, while 75 ...

Sad: Nigerian Army won’t reinstate hero officer

Sad: Nigerian Army won’t reinstate hero officer

By Elohor Igbru with Agency Report Nigerian Army Refuses to Reinstate Officer who Killed over 200 Boko Haram in 5 Hours Konduga Operation … Lt Col Abdulfatai also led troops in the recovery of Kawuri and Bama Communities Despite court judgements and interventions of the national assembly, the Nigerian Army ...

Army Spy Chief finally eased out of Service

Army Spy Chief finally eased out of Service

By Elohor Igbru with Agency Report Brigadier General Abubakar Sadeeq Hanafi Sa’ad, a former Director of Military Intelligence (DMI) was among the Army Generals that were ‘arbitrarily’ sacked by the Nigerian Army in 2016 and technically eased out of the service recently, despite interventions of Minister of Justice and Attorney-General ...

Repentant terrorists may be prosecuted

Repentant terrorists may be prosecuted

From Yanju Uwala The Chief of Civil Military Affairs of the Nigerian Army, Major Gen. Markus Kangye, has explained that criminals encouraged to surrendered doesn't stop them from being prosecuted for various crimes committed.  Kangye, made this known during the opening ceremony of the 14th edition of the Social Influencers ...