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NIGERIAN ARMY: ARE REGULAR COURSE 25 OFFICERS BEING GROOMED FOR THE ULTIMATE COMMAND APPOINTMENT?

An essential quality of focused leadership is the ability to make adequate preparations for succession and the continuation of great visions and programmes. To that extent, it might well be the case that the incumbent Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant … Continue reading

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NIGERIA: ARMY CENTRE GRADUATE 256 COMBINED FORCES FROM 4-WEEK COIN-CT APPRECIATION COURSE BATCH 2/2012 (SPECIAL FORCES ‘BASIC AWARENESS’ CRASH PROGRAM)

Nigerian Army troops LEADERSHIP Mon, 30/04/2012 As part of it efforts to contain the insurgency of the Boko Haram in the country, the Nigerian Army has started training its personnel and other security agencies on counterterrorism and counterinsurgency. Graduating the … Continue reading

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MILITARY IDENTIFY NEW AREAS OF BILATERAL COOPERATION

Jaji Military Cantonment DAILY TRUST Written by Misbahu Bashir Monday, 30 April 2012 The Commandant of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC) Jaji, Air Vice Marshal Ahmed Tijjani Mu’azu. said the college has identified several new areas which … Continue reading

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ARMS HANDLING: 58 NIGERIA SECURITY AND CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS OFFICERS CONCLUDE WEAPONS TRAINING

Dr Ade Abolurin, Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps DAILY TRUST Sunday, 29 April 2012 58 officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have concluded their training in arms handling. The officers were received at … Continue reading

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KANO TERROR ATTACKS: HOW THE GUNMEN ESCAPED

Imam Abubakar Mohammed Shekau, Boko Haram leader DAILY TRUST Written by Halima Musa Kano Monday 30 April 2012 The suspected Boko Haram members that attacked Bayero University Kano (BUK) old campus escaped through the Mango gate that opens to Dorayi … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM: IMMIGRATION, CUSTOMS DESERT BANKI BORDER AREA IN BORNO

Mrs Rose Uzoma, Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service DAILY TRUST Maiduguri Monday, 30 April 2012 Following the attack by gunmen suspected to be followers of the Boko Haram sect on Banki a border town between Borno State and Cameroon,men of … Continue reading

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GUNMEN KILL 3 COPS IN KATSINA

Men of the Police Mobile Force MOPOL 10 Squadron atop an Alvis Saxon APC DAILY TRUST Katsina Monday, 30 April 2012 Some unidentified gunmen yesterday shot dead three policemen – an Inspector, a Sergeant and a Corporal in Sabuwa Local … Continue reading

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