Tag: Tukur Buratai

AzeezMarch 7, 2017

‘Review our dismissal’, 524 dismissed soldiers appeal to Nigerian army

by Azeez Adeniyi 524 dismissed soldiers have appealed to the Nigerian Army to review their dismissal. Chief Commissioner, Public Complaints ...

AzeezMarch 6, 2017

Those calling for Nigeria’s disintegration should forget it – Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has said those agitating for the division of Nigeria should desist from such requests. ...

AzeezFebruary 28, 2017

Oil theft has reduced in Niger Delta – Buratai

by Azeez Adeniyi Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has said illegal bunkering and oil theft have reduced in ...

AzeezFebruary 15, 2017

Reps query Buratai over poor condition of army barracks

The House of Representatives has queried the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai over what it called poor ...

Isime EseneJanuary 26, 2017

YNaija Analysis: Pres. Buhari must back his anti-corruption rhetoric with action

Ever since President Muhammadu Buhari first ran for the presidency in 2003 and until he finally won in 2015, one ...

RoqeebahJanuary 23, 2017

Understanding the Nigerian Army’s statement on the arrest of Dapo Olorunyomi of Premium Times

Earlier today, the Nigerian Army did something that would on the surface appear to have exonerated them from the allegations of ...

Isime EseneJanuary 14, 2017

Thank you. Now listen up | BBOG responds to Lai Mohammed’s letter

by Isime Esene Former Minister of Education and Convener of the Bring Back Our Girls group, Oby Ezekwesili has demanded ...

RoqeebahJanuary 4, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] All the allegations leveled against President Buhari’s officers

One thing the pastors have obviously omitted in their 2017 prophecies is the fact that this is the year of ...

AzeezDecember 24, 2016

Buratai praises soldiers for their bravery, loyalty

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai has commended the efforts of troops of the Nigerian Army in the ...

AzeezNovember 8, 2016

Some Nigerians, ISIS providing support to Boko Haram – Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai had said terrorist group, Boko Haram gets help from some Nigerians and ...

AzeezNovember 7, 2016

Online publications should be patriotic in their reports – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai has urged online publications to show patriotism when reporting about terrorism, especially ...

AzeezNovember 7, 2016

It’s time for the Army to intensify onslaught against insurgents – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai has urged the army to intensify attacks against Boko Haram fighters in ...

AzeezOctober 9, 2016

Nigerian Army to deploy female soldiers to intelligence, signal corps

The newly commissioned female officers to the Nigerian Army will be deployed to the Intelligence, Signal and Ordnance Corps, Chief of ...

AzeezSeptember 26, 2016

Boko Haram: Shekau is a mad man – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai on Monday said Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau is a mad ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 24, 2016

Boko Haram: We have freed over 2 million people in 1 year – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai says that over two millions persons have been freed from terrorist sect, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 21, 2016

Zakzaky’s Shiites violated right of Army Chief, Buratai – Report

A report by the National Human Rights Commission says the right of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur ...

AzeezSeptember 5, 2016

‘Operation Crocodile Smile’ will bring peace to Niger Delta – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai on Monday said the ‘Operation Crocodile Smile’ will ensure peace in the ...

Op-Ed EditorJuly 9, 2016

YNaija Editorial: The cloud hanging over Buratai

Since becoming Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has taken personal charge of the war against Boko Haram, and has ...

Mallam YeroJune 28, 2016

‘We’re developing cyber warriors, we’ll defeat internet Boko Haram’ – Army

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, says defeated Boko Haram insurgents operating from the internet, are behind the ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 26, 2016

Opinion: 7 reasons why it’s impossible for Buratai to buy Dubai property with his salary

Right now, millions of Nigerians are perplexed and many are understandably angry that the army chief Tukur Buratai is embroiled ...

Mallam YeroJune 24, 2016

Nigerian Army commanders hold emergency meeting over ‘rumours of coup’

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, summoned top commanders of the service to the Army headquarters on Friday, ...

Mallam YeroJune 14, 2016

We didn’t retire ‘innocent officers’ – Tukur Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said the mass retirement of 38 senior officers by the ...

Oreoluwa PetersFebruary 20, 2016

Army Chief, Buratai leads soldiers on road walk, routine exercise (PHOTOS)

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, on Friday, led a group of soldiers on a special ...

Janeth JJanuary 25, 2016

‘As Director of Public Procurement from 2012 to 2015, Buratai should be probed’

A group has called for the inclusion of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, in the ongoing ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 24, 2015

Why Buhari must prosecute Army chief, soldiers involved in Zaria massacre – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has urged the Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government to prosecute the Chief of Army, Tukur Buratai, ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 19, 2015

Buratai, Army chief’s village attacked by Boko Haram [DETAILS]

The hometown of Chief of Army Staff, Major General Tukur Buratai, was attacked by Boko Haram insurgents in the wee ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoDecember 19, 2015

Buratai lied? El-Zakzaky possibly still in Army’s custody

According to the Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, is no longer in ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 18, 2015

Shiite leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky no longer in Army’s custody – Tukur Buratai

The leader of the Shiite Muslim group, Sheik Ibrahim Zakzaky is no longer in the custody of the Nigerian military, ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 15, 2015

How I survived assassination attempt by Shiite Muslims – Tukur Buratai, COAS

Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said on Monday, that the grace of God enabled him to escape the ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 19, 2015

‘It’s not true’ | Chief of Army Staff says 105 soldiers weren’t lost to Boko Haram

Chief of Army staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai has denied reports that about 105 soldiers have gone missing. Earlier today, it ...

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