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NIGERIAN MILITARY RESPONSE TO AMNESTY INTERNATION REPORT ON THE KILLING OF IPOB AND MASSOB MEMBERS – THIS IS UNPRECEDENTED FALSEHOOD

BRIG GEN RABE A

The report published by AI alleging over 150 MASSOB and IPOB members were killed by the Nigerian security forces is to say the least vindictive, false and a blackmail aimed at whipping up sentiments and insinuations against the Nigerian Security agencies. If the video clip is anything to go by ...

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SENSITIZING MILITARY PERSONNEL ON VALUE SYSTEM AND RE-ORIENTATION

CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF 4MAIL

The change begins with me in the military becomes imperative in order to reposition, re-professionalise and equally demonstrate our subservient role to the democratic governance. The Armed Forces is one of the key integral institution that the country and its citizen can boast of.  Consequently, it must champion the cause ...

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DHQ SENSITIZES MILITARY PERSONNEL ON VALUE SYSTEM AND RE-ORIENTATION

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In line with the Federal Government change mantra, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has initiated  series of lectures, sensitization seminars and dialogue with both officers and men, on the need for attitudinal change and the necessity for military personnel to be responsive to the societal ...

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DHQ PARTNERS CENTRE FOR CIVILIANS IN CONFLICT TO ENHANCE CIVIL- MILITARY RELATIONS

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The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has stressed the need for military commanders and stakeholders to solve strategic policies that will help mitigate  and bring meaningful solutions to protect civilians during crisis and internal security operations to minimize collateral damage on the side of the civilians. ...

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OPERATION DELTA SAFE GETS NEW COMMANDER

A new commander for Operation Delta Safe in the Niger Delta has been appointed.  He is Rear Admiral Apochi Ogabu Suleiman.  He relieved Rear Admiral Joseph Osa Okojie who has now been reassigned. Until his appointment, Rear Admiral Suleiman was the Director Development at the Defence Headquarters.  Before that, he ...

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DHQ TO PARTNER NSE IN SETTING UP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

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The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has sought the assistance of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) in its plan to set up a Research and Development Agency for the Military. The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) made this request, when the leadership of the NSE paid him a courtesy visit at ...

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STOP PEDDLING UNFOUNDED RUMOURS IN THE INTEREST OF NATIONAL SECURITY

The attention of Defence Headquarters (DHQ), has been drawn to a news story by the Punch newspapers alleging that ransom was paid by the government in exchange for the recently released of 21 of the abducted Chibok girls.   This unsubstantiated story, to say the least is quite unfortunate.   It is ...

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ARMED FORCES WILL DEFEND THE SANCTITY OF NIGERIA DESPITE CHALLENGES – CDS

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has reiterated the commitment and the determination of the Armed Forces of Nigeria to protect the sanctity of the nation despite the challenges it is facing. General Olonisakin made this known Tuesday when the Senate Committee on Defence visited the ...

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NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES TO STRENGTHEN MILITARY RELATIONSHIP WITH UKRAINE

The Nigerian Military has expressed its readiness to partner with the Ukrainian government in the areas of Military technology and equipment. The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin made this known on Wednesday when the Ambassador of Ukraine to Nigeria, Dr. Valerii Aleksandruk visited him at the ...

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SOUTH KOREA MILITARY TO PARTNER WITH NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES

The leader of a military delegation from the Democratic Republic of Korea, Major General YO Song Chol has commended the Nigerian Armed Forces for its exceptional roles in regional and global peacekeeping operations which has accorded Nigerian Military positive image in the comity of global Armed Forces. He also eulogized ...

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