Nigerian Navy Looks to Recapitalize Fleet

The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Usman Jibrin, has stated that the Nigerian Navy has adopted a double-pronged strategy towards acquiring ships to carry out her operations. Usman…

MONUSCO Members Kidnapped in Eastern DRC

Three members of the United Nation’s peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo were kidnapped Thursday [April 24] in the eastern North Kivu province, a U.N. source said. “Three…

Chad Forces Rescue Children from Boko Haram

Chadian Army spokesman, Colonel Azem Agouna, has said that his troop recovered 43 children, who had been kidnapped by Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, and forced to become child soldiers….

Rwanda and US Ink Peacekeeping Support Arrangement

The US has signed a Letter of Agreement with the Government for partnership on police peacekeeping. The Ambassador of the United States to Rwanda, Erica Barks-Ruggles, and the Minister for…

Nigerian Budget Passes

After months of debates over technical and fiscal difficulties, the House of Representatives on Thursday passed the sum of N4.493 trillion budget for the year 2015 fiscal year. The budget…