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US successfully tests laser weapon

The American government announced that it has successfully tested a new, high-energy laser weapon which can destroy planes in mid-flight. In a statement on Friday,...

We’ll Rid Northeast, Katsina of Banditry, Air Force Chief

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has vowed that personnel of the Nigerian Air Force would get rid of bandits...

Russian Military Helicopter Crashes, Kills All Aboard

A Russian army Mi-8 helicopter has crashed outside Moscow, killing all crew members. The incident happened during a training flight around 8pm on Tuesday, the...

COVID-19: NDA postpones screening for 72 Regular Course

The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) said it has had to postpone the screening test for its 72 Regular Course scheduled to hold on May...

Inter-agency Collaboration Key to Maritime Security – NIMASA Boss

If Nigeria is to secure her maritime space, there has to be productive collaboration between relevant agencies. The Director-general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and...

Sintavia Achieves Nadcap Heat Treatment Accreditation

Sintavia, LLC, a leading Aerospace & Defense additive manufacturer, announced today that it had achieved National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap) approval...

DHQ Establishes Directorate of Defence Media Operations

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has approved the establishment of the Directorate of Defence Media Operations (DDMO) for coordinating joint information management on peacekeeping and...

Nigeria Army conducts arms training exercise in Ibadan

The 2 Division of Nigerian Army, Odogbo, Ibadan will conduct its 2020 annual range classification exercise from March 16 to March 20 at Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment...

NDA inaugurates first female professor

The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), on Thursday, inaugurated its first female professor, Francisca Ugwueleka. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ugwueleka is a...

FRSC to begin vision test for drivers

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it will begin the conduct of compulsory eye test for drivers to ascertain quality of vision to...

Police protecting Railway property, NRC MD commends

Mr Fidet Okhiria, the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), has commended the Nigeria Police Force on its efforts to reduce vandalism and...

Kaduna Police rescue 20 kidnapped victims

Kaduna State Police Command said it had rescued 20 victims that were allegedly kidnapped along Kaduna -Zaria highway on January 14. The Command Public...

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