Troops rescue 43, recover 500 rustled cows in Mafa

The Nigerian military has rescued 43 abducted persons and recovered 500 cows from fleeing Boko Haram terrorists in Mafa. The military operation for the mission occured Sunday morning after eight suspected Boko Haram terrorists abducted some cattle rearers and livestock at gunpoint at Dalakalari general area, Mafa Local Government Area. Some well meaning More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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Militancy: Nigeria, U.S. seek peaceful resolution on crisis

The governments of United States of America and Nigeria have exchanged views on the ongoing efforts to engage in dialogue with Niger Delta militants and sought an immediate and peaceful resolution to the conflict. This More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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Navy clamp down on militants

As part of efforts to eliminate unwholesome activities perpetuated by criminals in the Niger Delta, the Nigerian Navy has arrested one of the top leaders of a group which goes by the name Bakassi Strike Force (BSF). More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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Army cautions officers on ethno

The Nigeria Army has ended its 8th leadership development course with a charge to the beneficiaries to utilise the knowledge they gained to purposefully handle ethno-religious upheavals and increasing terrorism. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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Navy arrests owner of pirate ship

By Joy Baba-Yesufu The Nigerian Navy announced Friday that it has arrested the owner and the charterer of the mother ship used in the attack on the tanker Maximus off Ivory Coast early this year. The Maximus, a More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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NAF provides new facilities in Kano, Rivers

The Nigerian Air Force, as part of its renewed commitment to enhance operational effectiveness and efficiency, is constructing new facilities and renovating existing ones on its bases across the country. The latest More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
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Boko Haram: Military and Shekau’s apology

By Joy Baba-Yesufu Last week, a video purportedly released by Abubakar Shekau saying he has surrendered to the Nigerian Military went viral on line with so many people praising the efforts of the gallant soldiers More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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War on terror: NAF to expand Airforce platforms

By Usman Audu In its efforts to improve the aerial bombardments of terrorists’ targets, the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) is to expand its platforms in the North-Eastern Nigeria towards speedy response in counter-insurgency More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
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Air force and the fight against insurgency

By Joy Baba-Yesufu On the 13TH July, 2015, the Commander in Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, President Muhammadu Buhari made a remarkable change in the leadership of the entire force to help in taking his change More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
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We ‘re committed to world peace – Olanisakin

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin has re-emphasized Nigeria’s commitment to global peace and security.  He reiterated that Nigeria has been maintaining steady deployment of troops to hot More...