The Nigerian Army Exercise EGWU EKE 11 Conducted at the 82 Division AOR, Successfully ended on Sat 14 Oct 17. The formal closure of the Ex-Egwu Eke ll took place at the Tactical HQ of Sector 1(14 Bde) Umuahia, Abia State with a Spectacular Traditional Camp Fire Ceremony presided over by the GOC 82 Div […]
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The Nigerian Army said on Tuesday that its Special Security and Training Exercise ‘Operation Crocodile Smile 2’ has not commenced its free medical outreach programme for the South-South noting that the outreach will only move to designated communities after the consent of relevant authorities have been given. While stating that Medical outreaches have never been […]
The Katsina State Command said on Monday that its operatives on Thursday 12th October 2017 at about 3pm arrested one Abdullahi Sani alias MAI’AYA aged 50yrs of Jabiri area, Funtua LGA of Katsina state for raped a 3yrs old Umma Ibrahim of the same address to her death. The Police said the 50 year old […]
Thwarting of Violent Secessionist Agitations, Kidnapping, Armed Banditry & Communal Clashes heralded Successes recorded by ‘Exercise Egwu Eke II; 106 suspects nabbed, handed to Police.
The 82 division of the Nigerian Army said on Monday that the one month Exercise Egwu Eke II conducted at the Division’s Area of Responsibility which covers the South Eastern geo-political zone and parts of Cross River State, ended on a successful note on Saturday 14th October 2017. It said the formal closure of the […]
Following the increase in robbery attacks, kidnapping and assassination in Edo State, a coalition of civil and human rights activists, under the umbrella of Civil Society Organizations of Edo State, Monday urged the Obaseki led administration to strengthen local vigilante groups towards fortifying the state against violent crimes. The Civil Society Organizations urged the Edo […]
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has disclosed that the goal of his administration in the next two years is to ensure that farmers in the State cultivate a minimum of 250,000 hectares of farmland. Obaseki said this weekend at the 13th Esan Economic Empowerment Workshop, with the theme: “Modernizing Agri-business in Esan Land for […]
Evans: Allegation of Extortion of N50million worth of valuables Falsehood; Girlfriend never sexually molested; Exhibits seized will be tendered in court-Police.
The Force headquarters on Sunday night denied allegation by the lawyer of arrested kidnapping king, Evans, that his valuables valued at N50million have been extorted by the Police while his girlfriend has been sexually molested in detention. In a statement entitled ‘Re: Evans Lawyer Accuses Police of Extorting over N50million, Other Valuables from Client’, the […]
Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has charged the newly appointed Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Hajiya Aisha Ahmed to be above primordial sentiments and work for the overall interest of the country. The Governor, in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace, described her appointment […]
Two times Chairman of Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Engr. Hamman Tukur has said that the bailout funds to State governments by the current administration have been altogether illegal. Engr. Tukur who spoke to the Economic Confidential in his office in Kaduna queried the rationale for such disbursement labeling it as illegal. “Buhari […]
Operation Python Dance 2, Highly Successful Security Exercise for South East, rounded Up with Camp Fire.
More than one month after its flag-off, the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 82 Division Nigerian Army Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar on Saturday represented the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General TY Buratai to formally declare the end of Exercise Egwu Eke 11. A statement announcing the end of the exercise and signed by Col Sagir […]