MILITARY COOPERATION: NIG / GAMBIA, MoU, MECHANISM FOR ROBUST JOINTNESS – MINISTER OF DEFENCE.

The Minister of Defence Maj Gen Bashir Salihi Magashi (retd) has restated the nation’s commitment to the implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding, MoU recently signed with the Government of the Republic of the Gambia aimed at Fostering stronger Military Cooperation. General Magashi stated this at the Ministry of Defence Headquarters Abuja while making clarifications […]

INSURGENCY : PLAY YOUR PARTS TO END INSECURITY, PMB TASKS AFCSC SENIOR COURSE 43 GRADUANDS.

The Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, President Muhammadu Buhari has restated the political will of the present administration geared towards strengthening Multinational multilateral cooperations in the Lake Chad Region to defeat transboarder crimes plaguing the nations. President Buhari who was the Special Guest of Honour, stated this in a message at the graduation ceremony […]

NASS Complements MOD to achieve total Security.

The National Assembly is to support the Nigerian Armed forces with additional resources towards achieving success in the fight against insurgency and related crimes. Chairman House Committee on Defence Hon Olujimi Benson stated this during an oversight function in Ship House. Hon Olujimi noted that Nigerians expect better outcomes from the Armed forces and the […]

Perm Sec Defence, MoD optimistic on New Service Chiefs’ Success

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Defence Musa Istifanus has expressed optimism that the Newly appointed Chief of Defence Staff and Service Chiefs will deliver on the presidential directive to achieve reasonable peace and security in the country. The Permanent Secretary who was on a familiarization tour to the Nigerian Defence Headquarters in Abuja noted that […]

Defence Ministry to fortify schools against attacks

Press Release 4th March The Ministry of Defence is fast-tracking the protection of its educational institutions as required by the Safe Schools Declaration of the United Nations. The Minister of Defence General Bashir Salihi Magashi represented by the Permanent Secretary Musa Istifanus made the declaration in a meeting with the Education In Emergencies Working Group […]

Magashi commissions Ultra Modern Estate, says FG is committed to well-being of Troops

The Minister of Defence General Bashir Salihi Magashi has commissioned a Housing Estate for officers and Men of the Nigerian Defence Intelligence Agency in Kuyanmi District, Abuja. General Magashi while commissioning the project said the Federal Government would not relent in providing social amenities that guarantees the welfare and wellbeing of the Members of the […]