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Tukur Buratai

Buratai: An Army General Deserving of the Nigerian Award

History tells a story in time past, but first, shapes the story in time present. But it never lies. It truthfully romances men and...

Making Sense of Buratai’s Tall Order

Leader of the counter-insurgency war in Nigeria and Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen.Tukur Yusufu Buratai is a soldier rarely given to...

Ijaw’s Long Overdue Call on Clark

Part of the expectations from elder statemen is that unusual ability to maintain measured silence on national issues such that when they finally speak...
Boko Haram

Realities BBOG Must Come to Accept

One needs not reenact the story of David and Saul in the Bible to find a modern day version in the Chief of Army...

New interest links up with anti-Buratai movement

Buratai, whose detractors acknowledged as having made commendable gains in the fight against Boko Haram in the northeast, was the target of an attack...

Nigerian sect attack military chief convoy in northern state

Spokesperson for the Nigerian Army Col. Sani Usman said in a statement made available to Xinhua that the group struck in the afternoon when...
Boko Haram Convicts

Nigerian army frees 128 suspected Boko Haram detainees

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai handed over the detainees to Governor Kashim Shettima at a ceremony in Maiduguri, the state capital....

Nigerian army chief urges troops commander to rescue captives

Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Maj.-Gen. Yusuf Buratai on Friday asked his successor at the Multi National Joint Task Force (MNJTF), Maj.-Gen Ilya...