As part of activities climaxing the grand finale of the 2023 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration, the President and Commander -In-Chief of the Armed Forces, Muhammadu Buhari, has led members of the Federal Executive Council, the Armed Forces and other eminent citizens to honour the memories of fallen heroes...
Security forces have neutralized two gun runners conveying sophisticated arms and ammunition from Taraba State to a terrorist camp in Zamfara. A statement Monday, by the spokesman of the Zamfara State Police Command, SP Mohammed Shehu, reveals that the criminals were decimated on Saturday, in a joint operation after an...
Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, has approved the appointment and redeployment of new Branch Chiefs, Air Officers Commanding (AOCs) and other senior officers. NAF in a statement signed by Group Captain Joel Abioye for Director of Public Relations and Information said, the move, which also...
The Nigerian military has continued to record success in the ongoing onslaught against insurgency following the elimination of 30 Boko Haram terrorists including three commanders in Sambisa Forest, Borno. Counter insurgency expert and security analyst in the Lake Chad region, Zagazola Makama, on Tuesday, disclosed that the insurgents were neutralized...
The Special Forces (SF) under the 271 Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Detachment, Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, carried out a rescue operation which led to the rescue of seven Chinese expatriates earlier kidnapped and held hostage by terrorists. Spokesman of the NAF, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, who disclosed this Sunday, 18...
The Navy Board has approved the promotion of 55 senior officers to various ranks in the Nigerian Navy, NN. A statement by the NN's spokesperson, Commodore Adedotun Ayo-Vaughan, says the promotions were approved on Thursday, 15 December, 2022. TheFact Daily gathers from the breakdown of the promotion released, that 25 Captains...
The Defence Headquarters, has published the names of 19 most wanted terrorists, and has offered a five (N5,000,000) million reward to anyone with credible information that could lead to the arrest of any of them. The Director, Defense Information, Maj. Gen. Jimmy Akpor, disclosed this Monday morning. TheFact Daily reports that...
The Nigeria Army (NA), has warned its troops that it would deal heavily with any personnel caught involved in illegal arms and ammunition dealings. The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 3 Division of the Nigerian Army (NA) and Commander Operation SAFE HAVEN (OPSH), Major General Ibrahim Ali, gave the warning on...
Military troops of the counter-insurgency operation in the North East have killed 43 Boko-Haram and Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in the volatile areas in the month of August. Theatre Commander, Joint Task Force, North East, OPERATION HADIN KAI, Maj Gen Christopher Musa, who disclosed this Sunday,...
The Nigerian Army has said that it has reviewed its Rules of Engagement and Code of Conduct to ensure secured and hitch-free general elections next year. Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya, who disclosed this Tuesday, while declaring open the 2022 COAS 3rd Quarter Conference in Abuja, said...