Military To Tackle Badoo

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday identified the Badoo group and other cults as one of the security challenges that Operation Crocodile Smile II would take care of in the South-West. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen. Sani Usman, who stated this in an interview with one of our correspondents, insisted that the military operations – Egwu Eke II and Crocodile Smile II – like the earlier operations, were not targeted at “any particular ethnic group or group of individuals.” Usman said, “Let me tell you. I made reference to…

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Buratai Charges Troops

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has charged Nigerian troops in the North East to always be alert as there was no time to rest yet. According to him, there are more tasks to be done in the effort to clear the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists. Buratai gave the charge while addressing troops of the 3 Division Tactical Command in Damaturu on Wednesday. He advised the troops to work closely with other security agencies to ensure that the remnants of Boko Haram were flushed out of the…

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Coup Rumour: Military Vows to Unravel Officers’ Culpability

THE military has put machinery in motion to investigate the motive behind recent alleged romance between its personnel and some politicians in the country. This came as the military declared that contrary to rumours in some quarters that some of its officers were planning a coup against the federal administration, there was nothing of such. The military said it was loyal and committed to President Muhammadu Buhari, declaring that any coup attempt from any quarter would not have the backing of the Nigerian Armed Forces, insisting that it was committed…

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Again, Buhari’s absence breeds grave yard silence, rumors of death

For the second time running, the Media handlers of president Buhari have been forced to refute strong rumors going on that the president has died in a London Hospital. The rumor, believed to have been planted by some faceless group on the social media, first indicated that Buhari, who traveled recently on medical grounds, was immediately put on life support. Later, the rumors insisted he must have died in London.This has been given impetus by the tweet of L’Enfant terrible to the ruling party, Femi Fani-Fayode,who has asked what is…

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