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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘Buhari Knows Where The Problems Are’ – Buratai Says Sacking Service Chiefs Won’t End Boko Haram – The Trent

    Tukur Buratai, the chief of army staff, says President Muhammadu Buhari should not be pushed into sacking his service chiefs “because he knows where the problems are”. There have been calls by federal lawmakers and other Nigerians on the president to sack the service chiefs following what...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Army Chief, Buratai Tells The Media And Public To Stop Giving Boko Haram Publicity… – Stella Dimoko

    The Chief of Army Staff, Nigerian Army, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, on Friday, came short of asking Nigerians and the media to stop discussing or reporting Boko Haram. He said terrorists were being giving “undue publicity” which has further boosted the image of the sect.Col Sagir...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Taraba killings: Leaked memo further deepens rift between army, police authorities –

    A report by The Nation indicates that the leaked memo from the Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Tukur Buratai directing soldiers to henceforth be circumspect in their dealings with the police over the Taraba incident might have deepened disaffection within the military and police authorities...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Buratai and Buhari Are Leading From The Front – Thisdaylive

    I was greatly distressed to read the words of the chief of army staff, Lieutenant General Turkur Buratai, who blamed the downturn in the war against terror on Boko Haram. Speaking on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, Buratai said: “It is unfortunate, but the truth is that almost every setback the …...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian Army announces special forces for Kogi – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said army authorities had approved the establishment of a ‘Special Forces Battalion’ Barracks to be located in Okene, Kogi. NAN reports that Buratai disclosed this on Friday to journalists in Okene after inspecting the proposed site of the...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Buratai to troops: Prove you have better training, tactics than terrorists – The Nation Nigeria

    The Nigerian Army has challenged its Special Forces to prove that they have better training and tactics than terrorists by making the difference and positive impact in the ongoing counter-terrorism operations. The Chief of Army of Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, gave the charge in Maiduguri on...