• EFCC investigates Army General over shady shares, properties acquisition

    EFCC investigates Army General over shady shares, properties acquisition

    It was gathered that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced investigation into the shady acquisition of shares of quoted Nigerian companies and properties running into billions of naira by a serving senior military officer, Major General Umaru Mohammed.

    Mohammed, who is currently the Managing Director of the Nigerian Army Properties Limited, had also served as the Chairman of the defunct Presidential Committee on the Sale of Federal Government properties for 15 years.‎

    Sources in the EFCC confirmed on Thursday […]

  • Buhari visits Nigerian Army General in Berlin hospital

    Buhari visits Nigerian Army General in Berlin hospital

    President Muhammadu Buhari on his way home at the end of a three-day official visit to Berlin, Germany, visited Brigadier-General Mohammed Sani Aliyu, the acting commander of the 3 Division of the Nigerian Army, Jos, who miraculously survived a ghastly road accident in the course of a duty tour in the North-East.

    Aliyu has been receiving treatment in a Berlin hospital for the past six months. The accident, which occurred on the Maiduguri-Damaturu Road, had claimed the life of the Head […]

  • Army General responsible for Turkish coup charged with treason

    Army General responsible for Turkish coup charged with treason

    Istanbul’s most senior soldier has been charged with treason as eight leading members of the plot to overthrow the government fled to Greece.

    General Erdal Ozturk who commanded the Third Army Corps has been detained and is facing treason charges for his role in the aborted coup.

    His men attempted to seize strategic locations across Istanbul last night when they were confronted by thousands of unarmed civilians who came out in support of President Recep Erdogan.

    Erdogan has suggested the ringleaders could face […]

  • Tragedy! Army General crushed to death in fatal road accident in Benue … see photo

    Tragedy! Army General crushed to death in fatal road accident in Benue … see photo

    An officer with the Nigerian Army, simply identified as Major General Gen. Gabriel Kpamber has died in a fatal auto mishap along at Uchi in Tarka Local Government of Benue State.

    The late military officer was returning from a burial he attended in his Ushongo village when he met his untimely death.

    An eyewitness said the late Kpamber allegedly slept off while on steering and ran into an oncoming truck.  His body has since be evacuated and deposited in a the mortuary.