Tag Archives: Tukur Buratai

Nigeria Army Speak On #EndSARS Protests, Vows To Deal With ‘Subversive Elements’

The Nigerian military has warned that some unscrupulous individuals and groups have been determined to destabilize the country by all means in the guise of agitations, maintaining its readiness to quell any threat to the nation’s corporate existence. The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, disclosed this on Monday in Abuja during a meeting with Principal Staff…

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Insurgency! Buratai Tells Troops To Be Aggressive & Decisive With Armed Bandits, Criminal Elements

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has charged troops of `Operation Safe Haven’ to be aggressive and decisive in dealing with armed bandits and other criminal elements operating in Plateau State. Buratai said a situation whereby innocent citizens were waylaid, abducted and killed indiscriminately should no longer be tolerated. He charged at a demonstration…

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Osinbajo Orders Buratai & Abubakar to Relocate to Maiduguri Over Boko Haram Insurgency

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has ordered Tukur Buratai, Chief of Army staff and Sadique Abubakar, Chief of Air staff, to relocate to Maiduguri, Borno state capital, with immediate effect. This directive came after an emergency security meeting Osinbajo had with all the Security Service Chiefs on Thursday at the State House in Abuja. Apart from…

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Dubai Properties: Investigate Buratai – Group Urges EFCC

 “President Buhari Aided By Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo Decorating Chief Of Army Staff, Maj.-Gen. Tukur Buratai With His New Rank Of Lt.-Gen”  An anti-graft coalition, the Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC), has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, over alleged diversion of funds to…

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Amnesty International Accuses Nigerian Army Of Trying To Cover Up Shi’ites Massacre

  Amnesty International has accused officials of the Nigerian Army of attempting to cover up the mass slaughter of over 350 Nigerian citizens, including women and children, from December 12 to 14, 2015 in Zaria. Here’s how Premium Times reports it: “In a newly-released report about the killing, which involved members of the Islamic Movement of…

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