Tags : Military

Boko Haram Attacks Military Base, Abducts IDPs In Borno

Boko Haram terrorists have reportedly attacked Kukawa Local Government, a town in Northern Borno State. According to sources, a Military base was targeted during the attack and an unspecified number of civilians may have been abducted. The attack which occurred on Tuesday comes barely a week after the first set of villagers who have been […]

Buhari Orders Full Military Operations Against Bandits

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed Fierce Military Operations against bandits in Sokoto State. Buhari gave the directive in reaction to the attack on residents of Sabin Birni Local Government area of Sokoto State It was reported that about 70 people were killed by the Bandits who invaded five Communities in the Local Government area of […]

“Several Boko Haram Terrorists Killed In Borno” – Military

The Defence Headquarters has said several Boko Haram terrorists have been killed with their logistics facilities destroyed at Parisu in the Sambisa forest area of Borno State. In a statement issued on Friday, May 1, 2020, by the Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, the Operation was carried out by Air Task […]

COVID-19: “Military Ready To Enforce Lockdown In Lagos, Abuja, Ogun”

The Defence Headquarters says the Military is ready to implement the presidential order on the restriction of movement to curtail the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major-General John Enenche, announced this on Monday, March 30, 2020, while briefing Reporters at the DHQ in Abuja. This comes a […]

Saudi Fighter Jet Crashes In Yemen As Rebels Take Responsibility

The Riyadh-led military coalition supporting Saudi Government has announced that Saudi fighter jet crashed in conflict-torn Yemen. The Iran-backed Huthi rebels said they downed the plane. The coalition said in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency on Saturday, February 15, 2020, that the Tornado aircraft came down on Friday, February 15, 2020, […]

U.S Condemns Latest Missile Attack On Iraqi Base

U.S Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo says he was “outraged” by another missile attack on an Iraqi air base where U.S forces have been stationed, as neighboring Iran signalled a wish to de-escalate tensions. “Outraged by reports of another rocket attack on an Iraqi airbase,” Pompeo tweeted. “These continued violations of Iraq’s sovereignty by groups […]

“U.N Informed Me Of U.S Visa Denial” – Iran Foreign

Iran’s Foreign Minister has said he has been informed by U.N Chief Antonio Guterres that Washington has denied him a visa for a trip to U.N Headquarters in New York. Reacting to the issue on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, Mr Zarif said “what we know is that the U.S State Secretary (Mike Pompeo), in a […]

Trump Warns Iran Of ‘Major Retaliation,’ Threatens Sanctions On Iraq

U.S President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Iran avenges the killing of its key Military Commander; warning of massive economic sanctions against ally Iraq if the country expels U.S troops based there. The twin threats came as Iran announced it was further reducing compliance with a tattered international nuclear accord, ending limitations on numbers of centrifuges […]

Oyo Launches 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day With 3 Million

Oyo State Government has launched appeal week emblem of 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration with 3 million Naira. The State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde pledged the donations at the launching of Appeal week emblem to cater for the families of slain and living servicemen who fought for National sovereignty and International Peacekeeping. BCOS Governor’s […]