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    Metro Army Chief, Burutai, Identifies 13 Security Threats In Nigeria [See LIST]

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, said yesterday in Port Harcourt that Nigeria was confronted with series of threats. He also gave reasons for the Crocodile Smile and Python Dances military operations. In his address at the executive session of the 13th All Editors’...
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    Metro Operation Python Dance Was Carefully Planned For South-easterners - Buratai

    Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has said that the Operation Python Dance II exercise was designed to sharpen the skills of personnel to be able to deal with internal security issues. The army chief stated when he was received by the Ebonyi governor on Monday. Buratai stressed that Egwu Eke...
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    Metro Burutai Visits Frontline Troops, Charges Them Against Boko Haram

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai has visited Troops in the frontline in Yobe state and charged then to re-stratigize operations against remnants Boko Haram terrorists. This followed the directives of Acting President to the Service Chiefs to relocate the command and Control...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Remains Loyal to Buhari's Gov't Says Burutai

    The Nigerian Army, yesterday, reiterated its loyalty to President Muhammadu Buhari’s government, saying it would ever remain apolitical. The Army also said it was capable of defending the territorial integrity of the country when threatened. Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt General Tukur...
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    Politics Buhari Receives Briefing From Army Chief, Buratai

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday received a briefing from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai at the State house. Details of the meeting not yet known.
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    Metro Nigerian Army Reveals What Sambisa Forest Will Be Used For

    The Sambisa forest, beginning from 2017 will serve as training ground for personnel of the Nigerian Army, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, has announced in Damasak. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Buratai was in Damasak to celebrate the Christmas with troops of 145...
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    Metro Nigeria: I Doubt If Abducted Chibok Girls Are Still Alive - Burutai

    The Nigerian Army Headquarters (AHQ), on Tuesday, expressed doubts that the over 200 remaining female students of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, were still alive. Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, expressed the fear about the girls being alive while...
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    Metro Burutai Says Terrorists Have Migrated To The Internet Over Alleged Dubai Propertities

    The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Tukur Buratai has stated that Boko Haram terrorists, having been defeated on the field, have now migrated to the cyber space and the internet. The Army Chief spoke on Tuesday against the backdrop of an online publication generating controversies surrounding what...
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    Metro Army Chief Tukur Burutai Speaks on Fulani Herdsmen Attacks

    Chief of Army-Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai yesterday admitted that the suspected Fulani herdsmen believed to be responsible for brutish attacks on some communities in the country may have affiliation with the Book Haram terrorists. According to the Guardian, Buratai said one might not be...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Retires 14 Generals

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said the Nigerian Army Medical Corps parades brilliant men and officers capable of addressing medical challenges facing the Nigerian Army. The army chief, who made this known during the pull-out parade in honour of 14 retired generals of the...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Commences Investigation Into Killing Of Pro-Biafra Agitators

    The Nigerian Army has commenced investigation into the recent killing of some pro-Biafra protesters in some parts of the south-east zone, especially Aba in Abia state, allegedly by its officers. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, who made the disclosure while addressing newsmen...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Releases List Of Another 100 Wanted Boko Haram Suspects - See Photos

    The Nigerian army has released the names and photographs of another batch of most wanted boko haram suspects. The new list was released by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Burutai during the induction of a combat motorbike battalion at the Headquarters of 25 Task Force Brigade, Damboa...
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    Metro We Have Defeated Boko Haram, Chibok Girls' Rescue Underway - Burutai

    Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has reveals that the military has entered mop up phase in the fight against Boko Haram that would facilitate the release of captives, including Chibok girls, PM News reports. He made the remark at a meeting in Military Command and Control Center...
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    Metro Aisha Buhari Visits Wounded Soldiers in Kaduna Hospital

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Hajiya Aisha, yesterday called on the Nigeria Army to ensure prompt payment of entitlements to the families of soldiers who lost their lives in the battle field. Hajiya Aisha made the call when she visited the 44 Army Reference Hospital in Kaduna yesterday to...