Viral video: We dismissed erring Soldiers for indiscipline – DHQ

September 17, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The Defence Headquarters has reacted to viral video clips of dismissed service personnel, saying that the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) has channels of addressing issues affecting their personnel, warning media houses to always contact the headquarters, “rather than jump into conclusion of injustice and grant them airtime to reel out falsehood to justify their dismissal from service.” In a statement on Thursday, Read More

Pictures, video of mass burial not connected to our operations ― DHQ

September 12, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) on Sunday dismissed trending gory pictures and videos of a mass burial of persons purportedly to have been killed in the ongoing military operations in the North-west and North-central geographical zones of the country. In a statement made available by the Director of Defence Information (DDI), Maj.-Gen Benjamin Sawyer, the military described the claim as false Read More

Group drums support for military operations in North-central

August 21, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

A group, North-Central Youth Amalgamation (NCYA) has urged people of the region, especially youths, to support the efforts of the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) to restore lasting peace to the region. The group, while describing the recent Chief of Defence Staff Interactive Session with retired senior military officers in the North-central geopolitical zone as a welcome development, frowned at Read More