MAGASHI URGES NASS TO PASS NIGERIAN LEGION ACT.

The 9th Assembly has been advised to expeditiously pass the Nigerian Legion Act Bill with a view to providing the needed welfare of the veterans. Maj. Gen. Magashi, charged the Law makers at a Press briefing on the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration held at Abacha Hall, National Defence College, Abuja.  He noted, however, […]

Nigeria Partners Republic of Turkey on Armed Forces Clothing

In a bid to conserve foreign exchange on the importation of Military, Paramilitary uniforms, accessories and also boost the employment opportunities for the teaming Nigerian youths, the Nigerian and Turkish Governments have agreed to establish a Clothing and Accessories Factory in Kaduna, Nigeria. Addressing the audience during the signing of the agreement to seal the […]

FG TO FAST TRACK PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT OF DEFENCE COLLEGE HEADQUARTERS

The Federal Government is to fast track physical development of permanent site of the National Defence College Abuja to accommodate growth and expansion of the academy. The Minister of Defence Maj. General Bashir Salihi Magashi stated this while inaugurating Course 28 of the College, today. Gen. Magashi further stated that providing a permanent structure would […]

The Honourable Minister of Defence inaugurates Course 28 at National Defence College

FG TO FAST TRACK PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT OF DEFENCE COLLEGE HEADQUARTERS The Federal Government is to fast track physical development of permanent site of the National Defence College Abuja to accommodate growth and expansion of the academy. The Minister of Defence Maj. General Bashir Salihi Magashi stated this while inaugurating Course 28 of the College, today. […]

Submission of Report of C’tee on Review on Armed Forces Act CAP 20

The need for the establishment of necessary institutions and framework to meet the yearnings, aspirations of citizenry, officers and men of the Armed Forces in order to lay solid foundation for an enduring and sustainable legacy for the Armed Forces cannot be overemphasized. This remark was made known by the Honourable Minister of Defence, Mansur […]

Defence Minister receives Senior Executive Course 40 Participants

One of the key components of my achievement since assumption of duty in the Ministry of Defence was streamling the relationship of the civilian and military components whose working relationship in the past was non-harmonious. This was said by the Honourable Minister of Defence, Mansur Mohammed Dan-Ali while receiving in audience the senior executive course […]