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Killings: Military allowed bandits displaced in Zamfara to enter Sokoto – Governor Tambuwal

Governor Aminu Tambuwal has blamed the military for the increased insecurity witnessed in Sokoto state.  Tambuwal while receiving Babagana Monguno, national security adviser, Yusuf Bichi, director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS), Usman Alkali Baba, inspector-general of police, and...

US ammunition set to arrive in Ukraine as Joe Biden sends troops to train country’s military while Russia amasses more troops at border

US ammunition is set to arrive in Ukraine this week - the final elements of a $60 million security assistance package, Pentagon spokesman John Kirby has said. US President Joe Biden approved the package on September 1 as Ukrainian...

Update: India’s military chief and his wife among 13 killed after their helicopter crashed and burst into flames

India's military chief and his wife have been killed along with 11 others after their helicopter crashed and burst into flames on Wednesday morning, December 8.  General Bipin Rawat was on board a Russian-made Mi-17V5 chopper when it crashed in...

Helicopter crashes with India Military Chief and his wife on board (photos)

A helicopter carrying India's defence chief General Bipin Rawat crashed in the southern state of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday December 8, the air force said. The 63-year-old chief of defence staff was travelling in a Russian-made Mi-17V5 chopper that...

Reactions after US congressman Thomas Massie posts Christmas photo of his family posing with military grade guns days after Michigan school shooting

 US congressman, Thomas Massie is facing a barrage of criticism after he posted a Christmas photograph of his family posing with military-grade rifles, just days after a deadly school shooting. Over the weekend, Kentucky's Republican representative, Thomas Massie, tweeted...

Ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi sentenced to four years in jail, months after being toppled by military

Ousted Myanmar leader, Aung San Suu Kyi has been sentenced to four years in prison, months after her government was was toppled by the military and she was arrested, prompting international condemnation.  On Monday, December 6, she was found...

Family, friends mourn one of the gallant military officers killed in gun battle with Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Borno

Two officers and five soldiers were killed on Friday December 3, when operatives of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) engaged Boko Haram (BH) and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists who infiltrated Rann, a town in Kala Balge...

#EndSARS panel was illegal. States can’t probe military and police – Festus Keyamo (video)

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Festus Keyamo, has faulted the judicial panel of inquiry set up to investigate cases of police brutality and SARS-related abuses across the country, saying...

Lagos EndSARS panel illegal, can’t probe military, police – Keyamo

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has described the Lagos State EndSARS panel as “illegal”. Keyamo also claimed it was not within their jurisdiction to investigate Federal Government institutions and officers of the Nigeria...

DSS raises alarm over terrorists’ plot to attack military bases

The Department of State Services (DSS) has raised an alarm over plans by terrorists to attack military bases in border towns across the country. In a leaked memo dated November 25, 2021, the secret agency also put the Nigeria...
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