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COAS Yahaya to Insurgents: Surrender, lay down your arms or…

“If they failed, we will get to them; we have gotten some and will get…

COAS donates N2m to ailing veteran actor, ‘Samanja’

“Besides, all that Samanja had done in casting the army in a positive light, he…

Army explains COAS Faruk Yahaya’s ’36 years’ service record

By Sumaila Ogbaje The Nigerian Army has clarified that the new Chief of Army Staff,…

Buhari seeks Senate’s confirmation of Gen Yahaya as new COAS

By Naomi Sharang President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate seeking its confirmation of Maj.-Gen.…

Profile of new Chief of Army Staff, Maj. Gen. Faruk Yahaya

Nigeria's new Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Major General Faruk Yahaya was born on 5…

Buhari appoints new Chief of Army Staff

Yahaya replaces Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attachiru who died in a plane crash in Kaduna last…

CDS Irabor mourns late Attahiru, others, orders investigation

“The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) has therefore directed that an Accident Investigation Board be…

Buhari’s new Army Chief, Gen. Attahiru, was sacked as Boko Haram war commander

Attahiru was appointed by President Buhari in replacement of General Tukur Buratai, who, according to…

Boko Haram: Buratai relocates to North East

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has relocated to the North East to…

Wadume: Court orders Buratai to release 10 Army officers for arraignment

The Federal High Court, on Monday in Abuja ordered the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen.…