Nigerian Troops Overrun Boko Haram/ Iswap Stronghold in Timbuktu Triangle.

,,,,, Recover MRAP, Gun Truck, Cache of Ammunition By Goodluck B Ikiebe Nigerian Army Troops, in conjunction with hybrid force and element of Civilian Joint Task Force, have successfully overrun Boko Haram/Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) Terrorists’ stronghold in Timbuktu triangle in the Lake Chad Region. In the process,they recovered a Mine Resistant Ambush…

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PMB appoints retired Rear Admiral Musa Pioneer Coordinator, National Counter Terrorism Centre

By Dada Ahmed.   President Muhammadu Buhari. Photo credit: The Nation newspaper. President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Rear Admiral Yaminu Ehinomen Musa (retired) as the pioneer Coordinator of the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC). The NCTC is established in the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) as the coordinating body for…

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Commander,TRADOC Nigerian Army Visits Nagwamatse Barracks,,,.Commends Troops Doggedness

By Goodluck Ikiebe in Abuja. The Commander, Training and Doctrine Command, Nigerian Army, Maj Gen Stevenson Olabanji, has commended troops of Headquarters, Nigerian Army Corps of Artillery and Nigerian Army Training Center for their doggedness in combating Terrorists and other criminal elements tormenting the peace loving people of Niger State. He gave the commendation during…

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Ukraine Crisis: Looking Beyond the Now

By Celsus Ohain (A Nigerian journalist) Why the US did not want defunct Soviet influence in its backyard (Cuba) in the early 60s is the same reason Russia does not want NATO in its backyard of today (Ukraine). Times may have changed, the dynamics of the international system too; but the underlying principles remain as…

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