Nigerian Army redeploys generals, appoints new commander for Boko Haram war

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Nigerian Army redeploys generals, appoints new commander for Boko Haram war
Other senior officers are also affected in the latest major reshuffle to hit the frontlines as military faces pressure to end the 10-year insurgency. The post Nigerian Army redeploys generals, appoints new commander for Boko Haram war appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Politics: Trump was shocked to learn his top military officer doesn't make millions — here's why generals make fractions of CEOs

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Politics: Trump was shocked to learn his top military officer doesn't make millions — here's why generals make fractions of CEOs
The president guessed that the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff earns $5 million a year. He was way off. President Trump mistakenly thought his top military officer makes $5 million per year, according to the Washington Post. The newspaper reported that the president was surprised to find out the general makes less than […]
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Missing general’s car, blood-stained shirt found

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Missing general’s car, blood-stained shirt found
Major General Muhammed Alkali has been missing since September 3. The post Missing general’s car, blood-stained shirt found appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Algeria’s Bouteflika sacks two generals to ease grip on power – Sources

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Algeria’s Bouteflika sacks two generals to ease grip on power – Sources
“Generals used to sack, not to be sacked,” said one retired intelligence officer.” The post Algeria’s Bouteflika sacks two generals to ease grip on power – Sources appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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INVESTIGATION: How Nigerian generals clashed over billions meant for military equipment

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INVESTIGATION: How Nigerian generals  clashed over billions meant for military equipment
This details the war of attrition between top Nigerian defence officials as they battle each other for stealable billions. The post INVESTIGATION: How Nigerian generals clashed over billions meant for military equipment appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Politics: Trump's generals tried to talk him out of pulling US troops from Syria — he didn't want to hear it

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Politics: Trump's generals tried to talk him out of pulling US troops from Syria — he didn't want to hear it
Trump reportedly gave them an offer they couldn't refuse. President Donald Trump reportedly wants an immediate withdrawal of US troops from Syria. Top military officials reportedly tried to push back on the demand. Trump countered with a pitch for the military to destroy the Islamic State within five to six months, and then withdraw from […]
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How Army Generals Used Me To Launder Over N2.5B Defence Fund in UK

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How Army Generals Used Me To Launder Over N2.5B Defence Fund in UK
…COL. AWUSA OPENS CAN OF WORMS MURPHY GANAGANA, Jos He was in love with the military and, indeed, had a promising career in the Nigerian Army after being granted a Direct Short Service Commission in the rank of Second Lieutenant on October 4, 1989. Later, he converted to Direct Regular Commission and was deployed to […]
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Shake-up in Nigerian Army, several generals redeployed

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Shake-up in Nigerian Army, several generals redeployed
“The posting is also aimed at injecting new hands to further actualise the vision of the Chief of Army Staff.” The post Shake-up in Nigerian Army, several generals redeployed appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Former Army Generals on trial for coup plot

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Former Army Generals on trial for coup plot
More than 220 suspects, including over two dozen former generals, went on trial Monday accused of being among the ringleaders of last year’s attempted coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Furious protesters outside the court demanded the death penalty and flung rope nooses at the defendants as they were marched into the building handcuffed […]
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Former Army Generals, others on trial for coup plot

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Former Army Generals, others on trial for coup plot
More than 220 suspects, including over two dozen former generals, went on trial Monday accused of being among the ringleaders of last year’s attempted coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Furious protesters outside the court demanded the death penalty and flung rope nooses at the defendants as they were marched into the building handcuffed […]
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Fear Of Coup: Retired Generals Warn Military To Stay Out Of Politics

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Fear Of Coup: Retired Generals Warn Military To Stay Out Of Politics
Retired generals have backed the current democratic dispensation and warned military elements not to engage in any move that could destabilise the country’s democracy. The retired generals warned the military to steer clear of politics, saying such a move could lead to a face-off between the military and Nigerians.The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur […]
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Shake-up In Nigerian Army: 13 Generals, 134 Others Affected

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Shake-up In Nigerian Army: 13 Generals, 134 Others Affected
By Sunday Isuwa, The office of the Military Secretary (Army) yesterday announced a major shakeup in Nigeria’s military which affected about 147 officers. A statement issued by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman said officers affected were posted into Operation LAFIYA DOLE,  some Divisions,  formations and training schools. According to the […]
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