The prophet said this in reaction to the kidnap of the students on December 11, 2020, an action for which Boko Haram has claimed credit.
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The Islamic rights groups, which spoke against the backdrop of the placement of Nigeria on religious freedom blacklist, also faulted the position of the Christian Association of Nigeria that backed the US claim of religious persecution.
Addressing journalists in Abuja, the leader of the Coalition, Tochukwu Ohazuruike, requested President Muhammadu Buhari, through the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, to direct the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, to conduct flyover and air surveillance over those areas where oil bunkering is being carried out and report back the monumental environmental devastation and financial loss to the country
The Army’s concern came a week after President Muhammadu Buhari blamed the rise in herders’ attacks on foreign militia trained by late Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi
All the Service Chiefs are due for retirement
Buhari knows a leader who sets his eyes on honest and dedicated leadership finds the burden of leading less cumbersome. Such leaders take the right decisions; opt for the right choices and do not falter before the antics of detractors
Olonisakin said at the inauguration of the boats in Warri that the recent threat by the Niger Delta Avengers to resume hostilities in the region was a sad commentary on the collective security of the environment.
The meeting was was still ongoing as at the time of filing this report
Buhari, after an early morning nationwide broadcast, went to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, to mark the 57th independence day anniversary of Nigeria with troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole
Olanisakin gave the challenge during the graduation of 106 direct short service cadets held at the Military Training Centre, NAF Base, Kaduna.
The Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin, made the pledge on Tuesday in Abuja at a National Stakeholders’ Forum on Re-integration in the North-East organised by the Kukah Centre.
Olonisakin disclosed this to State House correspondents shortly after President Buhari met behind closed doors with members of the National Security Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Tuesday.
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, made this known while answering questions from State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), in the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Thursday
The House, presided by its Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, went into the closed door meeting with the security chiefs after approving the votes and proceedings of June 9, 2017
In the past, the lack of cordination among the arms has seen to unhealthy rivalry culminating in the scuttling of the activities of each other, which in turn hampered the necessary strategy and mobilisation needed to win the war
The Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, who inaugurated the college, said the facility was temporal
The Chief of Civil/Military Cooperation, Rear Admiral Jonathan Ango, gave the indication when he led a team on a visit to the Headquarters of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital
Buratai made this known in Lagos on Saturday when he received the Bangladesh Army Chief of Staff, General Abu Shafiul Huq
Speaking at the closing of the 2017 Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship at Sambia Forest, Buhari urged troops to use the skills they acquired in the competition to improve their performance
Addressing the country from the State House, shortly after arriving from London, President Buhari said he was fully committed to serving the nation and protecting the right of all Nigerians