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TERRORISTS LAY LAND MINES ON FARM LAND

The Defence Headquarters wishes to inform the general public particularly those in the North East that in their desperation to unleash terror on the people, the fleeing remnant terrorists have laid land mines on stretches of farm land. It is also instructive to alert the public that terrorists now operate ...

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CHIEF DEFENCE SPACE AGENCY TO COLLABORATE WITH ARMED FORCES COMMAND AND STAFF COLLEGE

The Chief of Defence Space Agency (CDSA) Air Vice Marshal Victor Udoh promised to collaborate and foster working relationship with Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC) Jaji. The Chief disclosed this when he paid a courtesy visit to the Commandant AFCSC in his office recently. While stating the purpose ...

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COAS DONATES AMBULANCE TO NDA

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 The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukar Yusuf Buratai, in line with his vision to have a professional and responsive Nigerian Army in the discharge of its constitutional roles, has donated two Land Cruiser Ambulances to the Nigeria Defence Academy, to help improve the standard of medical services in ...

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NIGERIAN DEFENCE ACADEMY PARTNERS DEFENCE SPACE AGENCY IN DEFENCE SPACE MANAGEMENT

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In line with the current vision of the Nigerian Defence Academy to keep pace with the changing dynamics of Information Communication Technology, science and engineering in the fast changing world, the Commandant of the Nigerian Defence Academy, Major General MT Ibrahim, recently took a giant step in this direction by ...

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DEPOWA REACHES OUT TO EXPECTANT MOTHERS AND HIV – AIDS PATIENTS

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   Defence and Police Officers Wives Association (DEPOWA)has continued to prove its worth as a humanitarian organization by donating cash, food items and medical facilities to expectant mothers and people living with HIV and AIDS as well as Staff of  Defence Medical Centre Mogadishu Barracks, Abuja. The President of DEPOWA, ...

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NIGERIAN MILITARY IS EXCEPTIONAL AND OUTSTANDING    … Liberia’s Minister of National Defence

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The Minister of National Defence of Liberia, Honourable Brownie J Samukai Jr has described the Nigerian Armed Forces as very professional and outstanding, adding that he would continue to appreciate them for the training support they have been giving to his home country since 2006. The minister made this remark when ...

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SENATE VISITS DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS ON SECURITY

The Committee House of Representative on Defence has visited Defence Headquarters to evaluate its performance with the appropriated funds in the 2015 fiscal year and to identify areas of challenges. Speaking at the occasion, the chairman of the Committee, Honourable Muktar Betara Aliyu explained that the visit was an oversight ...

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ALERTING NIGERIANS ON THE NEW TACTICS OF SUICIDE BOMBERS

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It has come to the notice of the Defence Headquarters that Boko Haram, in their desperation to cause colossal havoc, have now devised a new method where they dress like mad persons to gain unsuspecting access to public areas to detonate bombs. The 2 male suicide bombers, dressed like mad ...

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TERRORISTS NOW HIDE IEDS AMONG VEGETABLES

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In continuation with the sensitization of our citizens on the devilish strategy of the terrorists, the Nigerian Military authorities have discovered that the Boko Haram terrorists are determined to continue letting off bombs and have resorted to masquerading as fruits and vegetable vendors wheeling Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) as groceries ...

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WELFARE OF TROOPS PARAMOUNT – AMBASSADOR SHENI

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The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Ambassador Danjuma Sheni has reiterated that the welfare of troops remains paramount and all necessary due process would be followed to achieve this. Ambassador Sheni disclosed this during a courtesy visit to the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, at the Defence Headquarters, ...

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