President Buhari’s Wife Visits Late Attahiru’s Family

First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has paid a condolence visit to the family of the late Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru. Mrs Buhari took to Twitter on Sunday to share photos of her visit to the deceased’s family on her verified handle. I PAID A CONDOLENCE VISIT TO THE FAMILY OF THE […]

New Chief Of Army Staff Appointed

  President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the Appointment Major General Danjuma Ali keffi as Nigeria chief of army staff. keffi is from Nasarawa State. A Source in the military said “He is a member of 38 Regular Course and I am of 39 Regular Course. We both trained in Mogadishu Battalion in the Academy. He […]

Black Box Of Crashed Aircraft Having COAS, Others Recovered

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria, says it has recovered the black box of a Nigerian Air Force Beechcraft 350 aircraft which crashed at the Kaduna International Airport on Friday. This was made known in a statement entitled, ‘AIB-N To Conduct Kaduna Crash Investigation’. The crashed military aircraft had claimed the lives of 11 military […]

Remains Of Attahiru, Others Arrive National Mosque

Remains of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru, and other Muslim officers on Saturday arrived at the National Mosque, Abuja for Islamic rites. A solemn service is being held at the Protestant church, Airforce base, Abuja for the Christain officers while Islamic rites is held for the Muslim officers at the National […]

Buhari Mourns Chief Of Army Staff, See What He said

President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant Ibrahim Attahiru and other victims of the military plane crash in Kaduna, saying they paid the ultimate price for peace and security in Nigeria. The late COAS was killed on Friday after a military Beachcraft 350 aircraft crashed at the Kaduna International Airport, claiming […]

Chief Of Army Staff Distance Self From Wrongdoing In Arms Procurement

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, has distanced himself from any misconduct in the purchase of weapons and ammunition worth billions of naira from 2011 to date. The COAS testified before an ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives chaired by Olaide Akinremi in Abuja, saying lawmakers should ask “specific individuals” […]

Lekki Shootings: Falana Reveals Families Of Victims Are Afraid To Speak Out

A leading human rights activist and lawyer, Femi Falana has revealed the reason for the silence from families of victims of Lekki shooting. The activist noted that the families of victims of Lekki shooting have not spoken because they are afraid. Femi Falana (SAN) said families are not talking “because of the environment under which we operate.” He […]