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Diogo Jota: Maguire has a lot of quality but I know...

Wolves forward Diogo Jota insists he would not swap captain Conor Coady for £80million Harry Maguire. The Portuguese has backed his team-mate’s quality ahead...

Ortom arrives tribunal to open defence – Punch Newspapers

John Charles Makurdi Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Saturday, came to the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal to open his defence in the petition...

Neymar not involved as PSG launch title defence with win

Paris St Germain launched their Ligue 1 title defence with a comfortable 3-0 home win against Nimes on Sunday evening, with Neymar not...

Iran news: Tehran readies for World War 3 as new missile...

Tehran this afternoon presented to the world what authorities said was a locally upgraded radar system with a range of 250 miles that...

Defence HQ constitutes joint investigation panel – Punch Newspapers

The Defence Headquarters has constituted a seven-man joint investigation panel to unravel the circumstances that led to the killing of three policemen and...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Harry Maguire to be at heart of...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hoping Harry Maguire’s move to Manchester United will be announced ‘very soon’ The England international underwent a medical ahead of...

President Buhari’s Legal Team Stalls Defence Against Atiku

The counter-motion to challenge the application filed by President Muhammadu Buhari to dismiss the petition of Abiku Abubakar, the 2019 presidential candidate of the...

Michelle Obama: Ex-FLOTUS leaps to defence of Baltimore following furious POTUS...

Mrs Obama, who was First Lady of the US before Trump was elected, attended a session from Baltimore step-dancing team Lethal Ladies. As CNN...

Angela Merkel resignation: Merkel’s ally named new defence boss | World...

The choice of Ms Kramp-Karrenbauer, leader of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrat party (CDU), came as a surprise to many in Berlin, where many...

North Korea missiles ‘can hit anywhere in mainland US’, defence chiefs...

US Forces Korea (USFK) published its 2019 Strategic Digest on Thursday, setting out the current situation with respect to forces on the Korean...

’Game without rules’ Russia accuses US of cyber-raids on defence systems...

Nikolai Murashov, Deputy Director of the Russian National Coordination Center for Computer Incidents, said analysis of information from the Russian government’s system for...

Russia news: Kremlin confirms major upgrade on defence system amid US...

Defence chief Sergey Shoigu said the plans to increase its arsenal of weapons will “ensure the implementation of priorities set before the Russian...

EU Army: Critics of controversial defence union blasted as childish by...

The French government recently ramped up calls for the bloc to create its own army, saying that the EU could no longer rely...

World War 3: North Korea ‘an extraordinary threat’, says US defence...

Mr Shanahan was outlining the US' plans to spend more than $250billion on a range of defence initiatives aimed at strengthening its capabilities in...

South China Sea latest news: US-Beijing tensions ERUPT over defence weapons...

In the US Department of Defence’s annual report to Congress on the military and security developments involving China, officials found new radar and...

EU facing Washington FURY: Fresh attack on Brussels defence plans |...

Pentagon chiefs have fired off an angry letter to Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign and Defence Policy, highlighting their concerns and...

Liverpool defence to be breached again at Southampton?

ESPN's 'Always Late' host Katie Nolan spends the weekend with title-chasing Liverpool. Catch her full experience on ESPN+ It was a winning midweek...

BREAKING: Onnoghen Closes Defence As CCT Prepares To Fix Judgement Day

Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), has closed his defence in his trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Onnoghen...

Chelsea player ratings: Kovacic & Jorginho awful as defence have a...

Kepa Arrizabalaga Made a superb save from close range as Laurent Koscielny headed towards goal, and made another good save when...

Niger army kills at least 280 Boko Haram militants – Defence...

Niger’s army killed more than 280 Boko Haram militants near the southeast border with Nigeria in days of land and air raids, the...

Defence minister Dan-Ali visits Maiduguri on Buhari’s order – Punch Newspapers

The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, on Wednesday flew to Maiduguri on President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to assess situation on ground and report...

Former defence minister arrested for alleged graft – Punch Newspapers

Alfred Paolo Conteh was detained along with Sannah Marrah, the defence ministry’s former director general, at the Criminal Investigation Department on Friday. Both...

Why we killed ex-defence chief, Alex Badeh – Suspect – Daily...

A suspect arrested allegedly for killing a former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd) yesterday said the general was...

Suspect narrates how ex-Defence chief Badeh was killed – Punch Newspapers

Eniola Akinkuotu and Adelani Adepegba An armed robbery suspect, Shuaibu Rabi, says he took part in the murder of the immediate past Chief of...

BREAKING: Former Chief Of Defence Staff Alex Badeh Shot Dead

Former Chief of Defence Staff, is dead. According to Ibikunle Daramola, spokesman of the Nigerian Air Force, who made the announcement on Twitter late...

PDP accuses defence minister of diverting military funds – Punch Newspapers

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has accused the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, of diverting funds meant for  military equipment and...

Brexit news: EU defence ministers to announce joint spy school after...

Previous efforts to deepen intelligence cooperation in the EU were blocked by the UK. A cross-border spy operation was seen as an unwelcome...

Shiites can’t take on the Nigerian state and expect to be...

The Director of Defence Information, Defence Headquarters, Abuja, Brig. -Gen. John Agim, speaks about the fatal clashes between members of the Islamic Movement...

World War 3: US successfully tests missile defence system able to...

The US Navy and Missile Defence Agency (MDA) fired a missile for the USS John Finn in the Pacific on October 26 which...

German defence ‘SCANDAL’ report finds just one third of new military...

Die Linke MP Matthias Hohn has heavily criticised the government for their handling of the situation, after figures found just 39 percent of...

Varane 3/10, Ramos 4/10 as Real defence struggles

ESPN FC's Paul Mariner and Ross Dyer look at how Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui can turn things around after a fifth-straight game...

World War 3: US warns of Chinese ‘militarisation’ as Defence Secretary...

Mr Mattis is in Vietnam for talks aimed at bolstering military ties between Washington and Hanoi, which has its own territorial claims in...

DefCon WARNING: Defence experts fear North Korea STILL building nuclear weapons...

Specialists from the DefCon Warning System, a private organisation made up of experts monitoring nuclear threats against the US, said they believed Kim...

‘We’re trying to prevent World War 3!’ US Defence Secretary’s SHOCKING...

Washington Post associate editor Bob Woodward told the BBC’s Today Programme that the US president had questioned security spending over South Korea, Europe...

Champions begin title defence with win in Niko Kovac’s first game...

BUNDESLIGA RETURN Goals from Thomas Muller and Arjen Robben either side of Robert Lewandowski's penalty saw Bayern claim all three points against a spirited...

Israel news: Tensions SOAR on Israel’s northern border as anti-defence system...

Israel Defence Forces (IDF) confirmed in a statement that the red alert sirens were triggered by rockets as part of the internal fighting...

Donald Trump could DESTROY NATO with his defence spending demands |...

The US president was one of the main protagonists of this week’s NATO summit.During the two-day round of meetings, Mr Trump blasted the...

Trump may quit NATO ‘unless Britain boosts defence’ | World |...

The warning came days ahead of the US President’s visit to Britain followed by a crunch Nato summit in Brussels.Think-tank Policy Exchange said...

Trump news: Russia ‘FURIOUS’ at US over demands for NATO to...

Donald Trump has repeatedly pointed out the US is the world’s biggest contributor to the worldwide military alliance, and is making demands of...

Donald Trump could QUIT NATO: New documents put doubt on US...

At the G7 summit earlier this month, the US president claimed the military group were as bad as his often hated North American...

UK ‘living a lie’ on defence capability, says former army chief...

The UK is “living a lie” about its defence programme, which is unaffordable within current budgets, the former chief of defence staff has...

Alleged rape: Ex-UNILAG lecturer to open defence Sept 17

Afeez Baruwa, a former part-time lecturer at the University of Lagos, is set to commence his defence on September 17 against...

Brexit news: Britain BACKS Macron’s European defence force | World | News

Defence minister Earl Howe joined counterparts from...

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis makes U-turn on China and hopes...

The Defence Secretary will make his first visit to China this week and speaking on his plane as he travels to Asia, he...

Defence minister shouldn’t be Miyetti Allah’s mouthpiece —Ortom – Punch Newspapers

Niyi Odebode, Abuja The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has called on the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, to apologise to Nigerians for demanding...

Defence news: SAS sergeant kills THREE Talibans using only a CLAW...

The 29-year-old volunteered to complete a botched joint British and Afghan special forces operation into a pitch-black cave Afghan soldiers refused to enter.The...

Defence spokesman: Politicians using thugs disguised as herdsmen to stage attacks

John Agim, acting director of defence information, says some politicians use thugs “disguised as herdsmen” to attack communities.Although he did not mention a...

Britain now the enemy? Brussels boots out UK military – ‘UK...

EU and UK advisers are discussing foreign policy co-operation in talks this week but the warning that British secondments will end after Brexit...

Anti-Open grazing law: NASS, Benue, Kwara, Taraba tackle Defence Minister

By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor, Emman Ovuakporie, Peter Duru & Rotimi OjomoyelaABUJA—The outburst  of the Defence Minister, Mansur Dan-Ali, that President Muhammadu...

World War 3: Pakistan’s Defence Minister accuses world of IGNORING India’s...

Speaking during a seminar entitled ‘India - A hypocritical regional power’ organised by the Institute of Strategic Studies (ISS), the top lawmaker said...

Defence Headquarters moves to end killings in Benue

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has concluded plans to deploy boats on Benue waterways to check the activities of the marauders. These are part of...

Jean-Claude Juncker delivers impassioned defence of Marx despite widespread protests |...

Jean-Claude Juncker was interrupted by a protester furious at his praise of Karl Marx, as the EU chief delivered a speech in defence...

World War 3: US DOMINATED defence expenditure spending more than next...

According to figures published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), the US spent $610 billion (£448 billion) on defence, out of...

Brexit news: Defence chief slams European army and vows UK will...

Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, Dr Julian Lewis argued that despite the EU's intention of delving into the field of defence it would be...

CAN Endorses Danjuma’s Statement On Self-Defence

CAN Endorses Danjuma's Statement On Self-Defence  Independent Newspapers LimitedPresidency makes u-turn, backs Danjuma's call for self-defence  Daily Post NigeriaFull coverage Source link

BREXIT NEWS: France and Italy at WAR as EU tries to...

The current base is located in the UK in Northwood, with Britain having ran Europe’s naval station for a number of years. Now France have...

Danjuma’s Self ‘Defence Statement’ Unfortunate, Says Ango Abdullahi

Professor Ango Abdullahi, a former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University and a chieftain of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, has described as ‘unfortunate’ the...

Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Mauricio Pochettino leaps to defence of out-of-form...

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino reckons Dele Alli is being put under too much pressure. Alli, who Pochettino recently called the best player in the world...

EU plans to improve defence and military mobility | World |...

Brussels hopes to start projects to improve infrastructure for both civilian and military transport, which is in line with President Juncker’s commitment for a...

Still on TY Danjuma’s call for self defence

By Ikechukwu Amaechi“I am not a politician and politics is one profession I don’t want to...

Dapchi schoolgirls’ll be released in 2 weeks – Defence Minister

By Dapo Akinrefon & Charles Kumolu •Something is fishy, says PDP, Afenifere•We want some questions answered —BBOGLAGOS—Defence...

Defence minister says abducted Dapchi girls will be freed soon –...

The Defence Minister Mansur Dan-Ali has said the 110 schoolgirls abducted in Dapchi, Yobe State by Boko Haram terrorists will be rescued very soon.He...

Trump brands Mexico border wall the USA’s ‘first line of defence’ ...

Standing by the prototypes for the controversial wall, Mr Trump told reporters: “The border will is truly our first line of defence.”  The Republican president...

EU defence ministers push ahead with military projects WITHOUT Britain |...

The bloc's foreign policy decision-making process involved 25 signatories to the pact. Federica Mogherini, the EU's foreign policy chief, dubbed the gathering in Brussels "historic". But...

China and Russia could make ATTACK from SPACE claim US defence...

US Defence Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Robert Ashley spoke to the Senate Armed Services Committee alongside National Intelligence Director Dan Coats to make...

Russian defence plant workers LOSE HAIR after ‘mass thallium radioactive poisoning’...

EAST2WEST NEWSBeriev plant (L), victim Inna Aleynikova (R)Some...

‘I’m on the same side as him’ – Manchester City boss...

Wenger and Guardiola look on during the 2018...

Crystal Palace v Tottenham: Confirmed line-ups as Spurs rotate defence

Crystal Palace and Tottenham kick off a busy day of football in England with a Premier League clash at 12pm. The hosts have an injury...

Civil Defence probes shooting, vandalism

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)...

EU plot to bolster defence co-operation rattles US and ‘risks weakening...

Washington has been rattled by plans for closer EU defence ties and fears the permanent structured co-operation, or PESCO, could diminish NATOs work. NATO secretary-general...

Estonian President appeals to EU to increase defence spending in the...

Speaking to the Reuters news agency at the Munich Security Conference, Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid said her country was already spending 2.2 percent of...

‘We cannot rely on the US’ EU chief slams ally’s cooperation...

The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, said nothing Brussels did in relation to security kept Donald Trump's administration happy. Speaking at the annual...

Herdsmen killings: Ortom indicts presidency, Defence Minster, IGP

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State on Wednesday told the Senate that the Presidency ignored several warnings before the mass killing of his people...

Senate summons Defence Minister over arrest of Nigerians by Ca

The Senate has summoned the Minister of Defence, Brig–Gen. Mansur Dan–Ali (retd), to brief it on why Cameroonian soldiers were able to enter Nigeria...

North Korea nuclear threat sees Japan test ‘LAST DEFENCE’ against Kim’s...

GETTYMike Pence saw Japan's last line of defence against North...

Sack your Defence Minister or be impeached – Benue ethnic groups...

Leaders of ethnic groups in Benue State, including the Mdzough U Tiv, Idoma National Forum and Omi Ny’Igede, have called for the resignation of...

Ortom blasts Defence Minister, says “You’re dancing on blood, graves of...

 “You’re dancing on the blood and graves of innocent pregnant women, children killed by herdsmen …says Buhari...

Star Wars: US preparing for WAR in SPACE with China or...

The news comes following the release of America’s 2018 National Defence Strategy titled “Sharpening the American Military's Competitive Edge”. The Trump representative said detailed plans...

Qatar advances talks with Russia over new missile defence as tensions...

Fahad bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah is quoted as saying: “Talks about the subject are at an advanced stage.” He added that Qatar was also negotiating purchases...

Britain and Spain to join forces in post-Brexit military defence alliance...

Theresa May’s Government have been on a charm offensive across the continent as Brexit rolls into the second phase of negotiations – with David...

EU ARMY: Berlusconi backs ‘common defence’ for Europe | World |...

Mr Berlusconi made the comments during a trip to Brussels to meet the chiefs of the EU, including the President of the European Commission,...

North Korea news: US missile defence only ’50 percent effective’ against...

North Korea has been fueling fears of attacks that could trigger World War 3 with Pyongyang's refusal to shut down its nuclear development programme. Former...

Youngster Andreas Christensen looking at home in Chelseas three man defence

Stewart Robson dissects Victor Moses' movement and overall...

Dawn of the EU army? ‘FULL SPEED ahead’ with defence plans,...

The European Union foreign affairs minister said the bloc was moving at "full speed" to bring member states closer together on all issues relating...

Defence minister says $1.4m contract ‘in order’ — but new documents...

Tukur Gusau, spokesman of Mansur Dan-Ali, minister of defence, says there is no fraud in the award of the contract for the relocation and...

IPOB’s Intention Is To Cause Chaos In Nigeria – Defence Minister...

In this interview on Channels Television’s Question Time, the Minister of Defence, Brig. Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali (rtd), speaks about the proscription of the Indigenous...

Prem weakness United left Chelsea depth Liverpool defence Wenger

The ESPN FC crew pick out weaknesses among...

EU army – German MEP hails defence ambitions to defend against...

Manfred Weber took aim at the Russian regime after Jean-Claude Juncker’s State of the Union speech ruffled feathers on Wednesday morning. The politician insisted “many...

Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ Director Joseph Kahn...

‘Look What You Made Me Do’ video director Joseph Kahn has jumped to the defence of Taylor Swift, claiming that recent criticism of her...

US shoots down test ballistic missile in THAAD defence drill as...

The simulated IRBM was designed to replicate the kinds of missiles that could threaten America, including Kim Jong-un’s arsenal of weapons. The test was the...

Juncker FINALLY urges EU members to boost defence spending after pressure...

In a speech during a conference on EU security and defence in Prague on Friday, Jean-Claude Juncker said the way ahead “starts with making...

Canada aims to 'topple the US on world stage' with 73...

Harjit Sajjan said Canada’s overall defence budget will rise by 73 per cent in the next 20 years. The defence minister said: “If we’re serious...