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As Buratai Radiates Sir Ahmadu Bello’s Leadership Heroism

As Buratai Radiates Sir Ahmadu Bello’s Leadership  Heroism

By Okanga Agila The first Premier of Northern Nigeria, the Sarduana of Sokoto,  late Sir Ahmadu  Bello is a figure whose memories endearingly galvanize all forces, especially in Northern Nigeria.  A sage and foresighted leader, Ahmadu Bello symbolizes many ideals to the generations after him. The Late Sardauna believed absolutely in the peace,  unity and […]

Avoid Violence, Support the Army –Igbo Group Charges

Avoid Violence, Support the Army –Igbo Group Charges

Chris Steven, Abuja Igbos in Nigeria Movement has urged the people of the south-east states to be discerning in their choices in the general elections saying that strategies that have failed the region in the past must not be repeated again since they will yield the exact same results. The movement, which spoke through its […]

Buratai: A Study In Warfare

Buratai: A Study In Warfare

By David Onmeje The story of the Nigerian Army is such that invokes memories of exploits, especially in the Sub Saharan Africa. In times past, the Nigerian Army won countless laurels in its operations so much to the envy of other nations. At a point, the Nigerian Army was adjudged one of the best professional […]

Buratai’s Midas Touch on the Nigerian Army Educational Landscape

Buratai’s Midas Touch on the Nigerian Army Educational Landscape

By Orinya Agbese “He has got the Midas touch. Anything he touches turns to gold”. Many of us might be familiar with that famous line in the beautiful soul rendition of the ’80s. Well, we are no longer in the ’80s, as someone is replicating the Midas touch once again. But this time around, in […]

Appraising Nigerian Army’s Strategy Towards Lasting Peace In Taraba

Appraising Nigerian Army’s Strategy Towards Lasting Peace In Taraba

By John Hosea There has been quite an upheaval on the operations of the Nigerian Army in Taraba state in recent times. So much so that it portrayed the Nigeria army as having ulterior motives in its activities in Taraba state, especially as it concerns the farmers/herders conflict. I recall that the Nigerian Army had […]

Buratai As Troops “Man Friday”

Buratai As Troops “Man Friday”

By David Onmeje In Nigeria, most leaders often present themselves as the Greek philosopher kings of ancient times. They brandish themselves as all-knowing, and untouchables. They are people who cannot be counseled, and most times elevate themselves in magisterial eminence, cast in the shades of the likes of King Pharaoh. Outside their personal interest, nothing […]

Perry Brimah’s New Low: Gofundme Fraud

Perry Brimah’s New Low: Gofundme Fraud

By Kolawole Anthony Perry Brimah is raising funds on GoFundMe with the claim that the money is meant for feeding Nigerian troops fighting Boko Haram terrorists in the northeast of the country. As of the time of writing this, the page has raised $25 of the targeted $45,000 with some interesting things about the campaign […]

Welcoming Operation Python Dance

Welcoming Operation Python Dance

By Eza Idibia The nationwide Operation Python Dance is the military exercise by the Nigerian Army to provide additional support for the police and other security agencies for the period covering the 2019 general elections. Incidentally, Operation Python Dance has its own track record, similar exercises, although confined to the south-east geo-political zone, recorded huge […]

Appreciating Nigerian Troops At Christmas

Appreciating Nigerian Troops At Christmas

By Richards Murphy Three weeks ago, I stumbled across a picture on social media, which invoked sympathy. It got me thinking for a long time. The selfie was that of a gallant soldier fighting Boko Haram terrorism in the desert of the Northeast. It was the birthday of this soldier, a special day in his […]

Understanding Why Boko Haram Urgently Needs A Territory

Understanding Why Boko Haram Urgently Needs A Territory

By Karen Goulding Notorious terrorist group, Boko Haram (Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād) has ramped up its suicidal attacks. Suicidal in this context should not be missed up with suicide bombing in which person borne improvised explosive devices are detonated, killing the bearer and anyone unfortunate enough to be caught up within range of the […]

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