NATION’S CAPITAL

Boko Haram/ISWAP: Centre Identifies High Human Rights Compliance, Buratai’s Regular Visits To Troops As Factors In Nigeria’s War Against Terror

Boko Haram/ISWAP: Centre Identifies High Human Rights Compliance, Buratai’s Regular Visits To Troops As Factors In Nigeria’s War Against Terror

Chris Steven, Abuja The Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC) has identified the secrets behind the success of the Nigerian  troops in their fight  against insurgency in the country. The centre linked the success of the troops to high human rights compliance and regular visits of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai to […]

Centre Scores Buhari, Service Chiefs High On Counter-terrorism Campaign

Centre Scores Buhari, Service Chiefs High On Counter-terrorism Campaign

. ..recommends stability in military leadership to deepen ongoing reforms Chris Steven, Abuja The Centre for International and Strategic Studies (CISS) has given President Muhammadu Buhari and the country’s Service Chiefs a pass mark for the country’s Counter-Terrorism campaign. The Centre made this commendation after a careful appraisal of the proactive measures put in place […]

Sustaining Buhari’s reforms in the Nigerian Armed Forces

Sustaining Buhari’s reforms  in the Nigerian Armed Forces

By Idoko Ainoko In Nigeria today, the Nigerian Armed Forces under the leadership of General Abayomi Olonishakin can best be described as top notch. I recall when I attended a strategic session on institutionalizing the reforms in the Nigerian Armed Forces at Chatham House in the United Kingdom, the bulk of the speakers did commend […]

A Discourse On The Security Chiefs in Nigeria

A Discourse On The Security Chiefs in Nigeria

By Professor Emmanuel Ome A lot has been said about the security situation in Nigeria. Some have said the situation has worsened, some have also said the situation has improved. While it’s normal for divergent views on the security situation in Nigeria, one thing stands sacrosanct. The security  chiefs in Nigeria have  performed creditably well. […]

Group Makes A Case For Armed Forces, Wants Improved Security Budget

Group Makes A Case For Armed Forces, Wants Improved Security Budget

Chris Steven, Abuja A group of well-meaning Nigerians, under the auspices of One Voice Nigeria, has called on the 9th National Assembly to improve its annual allocation for defence. According to the group, committed to rallying Nigerians of diverse persuasion to adopt a common ground, the budgetary allocation doesn’t match the current realities on the […]

Foreign Media Promoting ISWAP In Nigeria — Centre

Foreign Media Promoting ISWAP In Nigeria — Centre

Chris Steven, Abuja The Centre for Social Justice, Equality and Transparency has accused foreign media outfits of promoting the activities of the Islamic State’s West Africa Province, ISWAP, in Nigeria. The group made this disclosure in a report released on Thursday. CESJET in the report presented by its Executive Director, Isaac Ikpa, revealed that to […]

2019 Hajj: FCT Releases Approved Hajj Fare

2019 Hajj: FCT Releases Approved Hajj Fare

Chris Steven, Abuja The Federal Capital Territory Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has release this years hajj fare to Saudi Arabia. A statement from the Public Relations Officer of the Board, Muhammad Lawal Aliyu said Intending Pilgrims from the FCT are to pay One million, five hundred and forty eight thousand six hundred and fivety one […]

The Legend of Buratai Revealed

The Legend of Buratai Revealed

Read full text of speech by Philip Agbese at the public presentation of book in Abuja. May 17, 2019 A brief rendition of Gen. Buratai’s legendary anti-terrorism exploits in Nigeria, stylishly monikered in the monograph titled, ‘The Legend of Buratai’, by Philip Agbese as Guest Speaker during its public presentation, on   May 17, 2019 in […]

1 2 3 171