The Minister of Defence, Maj. Gen. Bashir Salihi Magashi (Rtd) joined President Muhammadu Buhari and other dignitaries to mark 2023 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration at the National Arcade in Abuja.
He further said that by making the funds available, the Government has demonstrated its commitment to the welfare and wellbeing of the Armed Forces, noting that the Ministry of Defence in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance through the Military Pensions Board initiated the commencement of payment of the allowances.The Permanent Secretary further announced that […]
FEPSGA: Perm Sec Defence, Dr. Kana Launches New Sports Kits, Urged MOD Contingent to Aspire For More Medals
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence Dr. Ibrahim Abubakar Kana mni has launched 360 sets of sporting kits for the members of the MOD sports club to complement the club’s participation at the upcoming Federal Public Service Games (FEPSGA) slated for Abakaliki, Ebonyi State. Dr. Kana gave the charge today while unveiling the sports kits […]
Perm. Sec. Defence, Dr. Kana, Decorates Col Diya with New Rank, Cautions Military Personnel against Pride
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Dr. Ibrahim Abubakar Kana, mni has advised newly promoted officers of the Armed Forces against pride in discharging their duties. Dr. Kana gave the advice when he decorated Colonel OO Diya with the rank of Brigadier General Olusola Oyelola Diya at a ceremony attended by the celebrant’s mother, Mrs. […]
The Federal Government has reaffirmed its readiness to partner with the Sudanese Government in the production of Military needs through the Nigerian Defence Industries Cooperation of Nigeria DICON and the Sudanese Defence Corporation. Minister of Defence, Major Gen. Bashir Salihi Magashi stated this when a delegation of the Defence Industries System of Sudan paid a […]
POP: President Buhari Charges Commissioned Cadets on Application of Acquired knowledge in Combat Missions
President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the newly commissioned Cadets to apply the knowledge and skills acquired in various fields of specialization to support the combat forces in achieving their assigned missions. President Buhari stated this during the Combined Passing Out Parade and Commissioning Ceremony of Direct Short Service Course 26 (Army) and Direct Regular Course […]
COAS CONFERENCE : MINISTER OF DEFENCE REITRATES NEED FOR MILITARY TO REMAIN PROFESSIONAL, APOLITICAL. ASSURES C – IN – C OF CONTINUED MILITARY’S LOYALTY TO CIVIL AUTHORITY
The Minister of Defence Maj Gen Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd) has attributed the successes recorded in the various theatres of Military Operations in parts of the country to the support of the Commander-in- Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari. General Magashi (rtd) stated this in his remark at the opening ceremony […]
Inauguration and Hand-Holding Exercise for Departmental Desk Officers on Federal Civil Service Strategy and Implementation Plan 2021-2025 (FCSSIP25) Performance Trackers at the Ship House, Ministry of Defence, Abuja.
Perm Sec Defence, Dr. Kana Lauds Public Sector Reform as MOD validates responses to Performance Index
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Dr. Ibrahim Abubakar Kana, mni, has lauded the revitalization of the structure and operating procedures of the Nigerian public sector for enhanced efficiency and sufficiency in service delivery Dr. Kana said that the reform would be a legacy worthy of bequeathing to the future of the nation and as […]
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Dr. Ibrahim Abubakar Kana, mni has enjoined Civil Servants to leverage on their conscience towards ensuring a corrupt free Public Service as part of their contribution to national development. Dr. Kana gave the charge at the inauguration ceremony of the Ministry of Defence Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit, ACTU held […]