CDS, General Irabor Meets Retired Military Officers In North West

Posted by - July 19, 2021

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor, has solicited for inputs from all stakeholders to contain the security challenges across the country. Irabor spoke on Monday in Kaduna, when he met with retired military officers from Northwest geo-political zone. He noted that ex-servicemen stood a better chance to appreciate the challenges because of their wide

Nigeria Receives First Batch Of Attack Aircraft From US

Posted by - July 9, 2021

Nigeria has received the first batch of A-29 Super Tucano attack aircraft from the United States. There has been no official statement yet, according to a report by PM News, but Defence News Nigeria, which covers military activities and hardware, tweeted the news. It is believed that the American manufacturers may have fulfilled their promise

Sunday Igboho: Protests In Oyo Over Security Raid

Posted by - July 7, 2021

Many supporters of wanted Yoruba activist Sunday Adeyemo also known as Sunday Igboho have taken to the streets of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, to protest last Thursday’s midnight raid by the Department of State Services on the residence of the Yoruba nation activist. The protesters gathered in front of Igboho’s house in the Sooka

No Place For Children In Conflict, UN Chief Tells Security Council

Posted by - June 29, 2021

Disregard for children’s rights amid war and upheaval “is shocking and heartbreaking,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Monday during a high-level open debate in the Security Council, held virtually. Guterres urged warring parties to prioritise the prevention of violations against boys and girls, and called on countries to support their protection at all times.