Tag: Nigeria Army

Nigerian Army Not on Revenge Mission in Ohafia,No Soldier was Killed , Army

Nigerian Army Not on Revenge Mission in Ohafia,No Soldier was Killed , Army

The Nigerian Defense Headquarters has refuted the news making rounds that over six military officers were killed during a gun duel with the outlawed Eastern Security Network in Ohafia, Abia StateIn a statement made available to newsmen by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammad Yerima said the allegation is a baseless fabrication … Continue reading Nigerian Army Not on Revenge Mission in Ohafia,No Soldier was Killed , Army

Nigeria Gets New Army Boss

Nigeria's President, Muhammed Buhari has chosen Major General Yahaya Farouk as the new Chief of Army staff following the demise of General Ibrahim Attahiru in a plane crash last week. Before his appointment, Major-General Yahaya was the General Officer Commanding 1 Division of the Nigerian Army and the incumbent Theatre Commander of the Counterterrorism, Counter-Insurgency … Continue reading Nigeria Gets New Army Boss