Nigerian Military News
Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, Chief of Air Staff (CAS), stated that the Nigerian Air Force is working with other security agencies to get the killers of a former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Chief Air Marshal Alex Badeh, to book.
Emerging reports claimed that Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba condemned the decision taken by the military to remove roadblocks in the state calling the agencies in addressing insurgency and insecurity in the northeast.
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Enough is Enough (EiE), and BudgIT have demanded details of spending on Operation Lafiya Dole and Operation Crocodile smile from the Chief of Army Staff, Buratai.
Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in Borno state have repelled an infiltration by suspected Boko Haram terrorists that came disguised as civilian Internally Displaced Persons and inserted themselves in the community.
The Tiv Supreme Council in a statement on Thursday, commended the federal government for curtailing the killing of innocent people in Benue valley through a military operation known as “Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS)”.
AVM Jumo Osahor, director-general, defence research and development bureau, Abuja says the Armed Forces of Nigeria will require about N9 billion to provide military boots annually to meet soldiers kitting needs.