Nigeria Fires Defence Minister, Security Adviser
President Goodluck Jonathan has relieved Defence Minister Haliru Bello and National Security Adviser Andrew Azazi of their positions in the wake of escalating attacks by Boko Haram.
President Goodluck Jonathan considers his new Cabinet.
Nigeria First, 23 June 2012
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has appointed retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki as the new National Security Adviser (NSA). read more »
Daily Trust, 25 June 2012
The Northern States Governors Forum (NGF) has described the decision of President Goodluck Jonathan to remove Minister of Defense Dr. Bello Haliru and National Security Adviser Lt. ... read more »
Leadership, 23 June 2012
Escalating violence that has claimed many lives and property in parts of the north yesterday forced President Goodluck Jonathan to kick out the national security adviser, General ... read more »
Vanguard, 22 June 2012
President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday fired his National Security Adviser Retired General Patrick Owoeye Azazi and Defence Minister, Mohammed Bello Haliru., his spokesman said, as ... read more »
Leadership, 22 June 2012
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday relieved Gen Andrew Azazi (rtd) and Dr. Haliru Bello of their jobs as National Security Adviser and Defence Minister respectively. read more »
The Federal Government says it has not lost control of the security situation in the north, owing to attacks by Boko Haram and faults calls for foreign assistance. Read more »