Nigerian Military News
Emerging report has claimed that the entire Jakana community in Konduga local government area of Borno state has been evacuated by the Nigerian military.
A security analyst and a counter-terrorism expert, Oladimeji Odeyemi, has described the role played by the Nigerian Army during the last general election as professional, expedient and invaluable.
General Abayomi Olonisakin, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), on Thursday, April 4, disclosed that if the military was not deployed during the 2019 general elections, the security situation of the country would have been jeopardised.
At a press conference on Thursday, March 21, the Defence spokesman, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, said contrary to insinuations in some quarters, the military would not truncate Nigeria’s fledgling democracy.
The chief of defence staff, Abayomi Olonisakin on Thursday, March 21, urged the media to vigorously project the positive role of the military in nation building so as to correct existing public misconceptions of the service.
The United States has said it disappointed by low turnout of voters, vote buying, violence and military interference in the 2019 general elections.