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Boko Haram: Major-general who complained of inadequate equipment to face court-martial

Nigeria, July 15 -- A former commander of Nigerian Army's Operation Lafiya Dole, the counter-terrorism command in the northeast, Olusegun Adeniyi, is to face "jurisdiction", which those familiar with ... Read More


Documents show Nigerian Army's claim on soldiers' exit inaccurate

Nigeria, July 14 -- PREMIUM TIMES last Saturday reported that 380 soldiers were exiting the Nigerian Army, with 356 of them citing "loss of interest" and the rest 24 leaving "to take traditional title... Read More


Illegal Dismissal: Nigerian minister, permanent secretary face contempt proceeding

Nigeria, July 13 -- Nigeria's defence minister, Bashir Magashi, will face a contempt proceeding over the refusal of the army council, which he chairs, to comply with a court judgement to reinstate an ... Read More


INVESTIGATION: From Jonathan to Buhari: Inside Nigeria's multibillion naira railway fraud

Nigeria, July 13 -- On March 19 this year, eight officials of the Federal Ministry of Transportation and the Nigerian Railway Corporation huddled together in Abuja with representatives of three contra... Read More


Nigerian Army faces morale crisis as 356 soldiers exit over "loss of interest"

Nigeria, July 11 -- Three hundred and fifty-six (356) soldiers are formally exiting the Nigerian Army citing "loss of interest", PREMIUM TIMES can report, in a development insiders say is indicative o... Read More