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Terrorists Now Disguise As Vigilantes And Hunters

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Following the coordinated military offensive against the remnants of Boko Haram Terrorists in Sambisa forest, the fleeing terrorists now disguise as vigilantes or hunters to evade easy detection. The terrorists, after being smoked out of Sambisa forest, in their desperation to wreak havoc on innocent Nigerians and to remain relevant, ...

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THE NEED FOR INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM

BRIG GEN RABE A

The activities of online media, especially issues concerning defence and security, require caution, restraint and most importantly confirmation from the organisation before going to the press.  In as much as freedom of information is one of the elements of democracy and good governance, issues of National security needs to be ...

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MILITARY NOT PLANNING TO OVERTHROW GOVERNMENT –  As DHQ Appoints New Commander for Operation Delta Safe

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  The attention of the Defence Headquarters has been drawn to an online publication by some online media that the military intends to overthrow the civilian administration of President Mohammed Buhari.  This report to say the least is not only baseless and misleading but a dream of those who do ...

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NIGERIAN MILITARY IS COMMITTED TO FLUSHING OUT ECONOMIC TERRORISTS        

BRIG GEN RABE A

The Defence Headquarters wishes to emphasize that the Nigerian Armed Forces will not relent in their efforts to flush out economic saboteurs masquerading under whatever guise to perpetuate evils in the Niger Delta. As part of the constitutional mandate of the Armed Forces, the military will not jettison the confidence ...

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JORDAN TO COLLABORATE WITH NIGERIA ON ENDING TERRORISM

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The Jordanian delegation which was led by the Special Adviser to the King of Jordan on Political Affairs, Mr Manas Dabbas, congratulated the CDS and the Nigerian Armed Forces for their doggedness at decimating the Boko Haram Terrorist and sought for closer collaboration in the area of intelligence gathering, regional ...

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DEPOWA PRESIDENT URGES YOUTH TO STAY OUT OF CRIME

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  The National President of Defence and Police Officers Wives Association (DEPOWA) Mrs Omobolanle Olonisakin has urged the children of personnel and youth living in the barracks to stay out of crime and other vices as it will destroy their lives. Mrs Olonisakin made this remark during a friendly football ...

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BOKO HARAM NOW PARADE THEMSELVES IN UNIFORM

As a result of ongoing onslaught against the Boko Haram terrorists in Sambisa forest, the terrorist group has now devised a means of identifying themselves.  In this regard, the Boko Haram now wear uniform to blend among locality undetected where they sadly carryout their heinous crime. The recent apprehension of 2 ...

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UK PLEDGES GREATER SUPPORT TO NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES

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The United Kingdom has restated her commitment to assist Nigeria in her quest to totally eradicate the threat posed by the Boko Haram Terrorists in the North East of Nigeria as well as partnering with relevant agencies to rehabilitate the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) who were victims of terrorists attack. ...

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CDS SEEKS BI-LATERAL COOPERATION WITH NIGER AND CAMEROUN

From right, President, Niger Republic, Mahamadou Issoufou, Niger Rep Chief of Defence Staff, General Seyni Garba and left, CDS Nigeria General Gabriel Olonisakin during his visit to that countr

In an effort to strengthen the existing bi-lateral cooperation with Nigeria’s neighbours, the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin has embarked on official trips to Niger Republic and Republic of Cameroun where he met with the top Government functionaries of the two countries In Niger Republic, General Olonisakin met ...

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TROOPS RECORD MORE VICTORY AGAINST TERRORISTS

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In their continuous efforts of clearing the remnants of Boko Haram  in various hideouts and enclaves,  troops of 7 Brigade, 8 Task Force Division, have also embarked   on clearance operations, since yesterday in which they cleared Boko Haram  hideouts ahead of Gratte in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno State. ...

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