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Repentant Boko Haram Members Will Not Get Into The Military – FG

Garba Shehu

The Presidency has come out to say that none of the 601 de-radicalised ex Boko Haram members will be absorbed into the military as being peddled by mischief-makers. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Sheh revealed this in a recent statement in Abuja. ...

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Nigerian Military Is Monitoring Movement Of Fleeing Bandits- John Enenche

Boko Haram

The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche has come out to say that the military high command has put measures in place to prevent inter-state movement of fleeing armed bandits from the North West. John recently revealed this while giving update on military operations across the country at a ...

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Withdrawal Of Military From Affected Areas Will Not Be Rushed – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured Nigerians that getting the military out of areas where peace had been restored will not happen in a manner that will expose communities to more risks of attacks. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, revealed this in a recent ...

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Everyone Is Allowed To Address Buhari By His Military Rank — Presidency

Muhammadu Buhari

The Presidency has said Nigerians, including Media outfits are allowed to address President Muhammadu Buhari by his military rank of Major General since the government promotes freedom of speech in the country. Mr. Femi Adesina, the President’s spokesman, revealed this as he reacted to Punch Newspapers deciding to address the ...

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I Will Keep Supporting The Military In Its Quest For Modernization – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the military to respect human rights and international humanitarian laws as they do their jobs. He disclosed this in Kaduna during the Chief of Army Staff conference and the commissioning of the ultra-modern Army Reference Hospital. According to PMB, his government will keep supporting the ...

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Buhari Mourns Death Of 13 French Military Personnel In Mali

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and sadness over the demise of 13 French soldiers in Mali on Tuesday after a helicopter accident during an operation against terrorists in Mali. Buhari revealed this in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja ...

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Military Retirees Can Still Do A Lot For Nigeria – Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin

Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin has said that military veterans can still do a lot to boost national security and development. According to Gen. Abayomi, the retirees still have a vital role to play to “checkmate various divisive tendencies that constantly threaten” Nigeria’s corporate existence. Olonisakin ...

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