The Chief of Defence Staff

GENERAL LEO IRABOR

CDS Focus

“To foster a professional armed forces capable of effectively meeting constitutional imperatives”.
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GENERAL LEO IRABOR

Showcasing The Armed Forces of Nigeria

We are humane in the armed forces of Nigeria

Patriotism

Always put the nation first.

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Strength

Strength for the distance.

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Intelligence

Able to profer solutions on the move.

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Empathy

Love for humanity; love for fellow soldiers.

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Humane Nigerian Soldiers

Picture Gallery of Defence Headquarters Activities

GENERAL IRABOR CONFERRED AS GRAND PATRON OF OSMA, NAMED CHIEF HOST OF SAHEL MILITARY GAMES

GENERAL IRABOR CONFERRED AS GRAND PATRON OF OSMA, NAMED CHIEF HOST OF SAHEL MILITARY GAMES

MINISTER OF WOMEN AFFAIRS VISITS DHQ

MINISTER OF WOMEN AFFAIRS VISITS DHQ, HAILS NIGERIAN MILITARY FOR LAUNCHING GENDER POLICY

Launching of the Gender Policy for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (GPAFN)

Gender Policy for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (GPAFN)

Launching of the Gender Policy for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (GPAFN)

Cross Section: Launching of the Gender Policy for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (GPAFN)

Launching of the Gender Policy for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (GPAFN)

Launching of the Gender Policy for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (GPAFN)

KEY DRIVERS OF CDS LEADERSHIP FOCUS

SEVEN HIGHLIGHTS OF THE CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF LEADERSHIP PHILOSOPHY

KEY DRIVERS OF CDS LEADERSHIP FOCUS

KEY DRIVERS OF CDS LEADERSHIP FOCUS

PHOTO NEWS: PRESIDENT BUHARI DECORATES CDS, SERVICE CHIEFS

PRESIDENT BUHARI DECORATES CDS

PHOTO NEWS: PRESIDENT BUHARI DECORATES CDS, SERVICE CHIEFS

PRESIDENT BUHARI DECORATES CDS

PHOTO NEWS: PRESIDENT BUHARI DECORATES CDS, SERVICE CHIEFS

President Muhammadu Buhari decorated the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Eluonye Onyenuchea Irabor

CDS LEADERSHIP FOCUS FOR THE ARMED FORCES OF NIGERIA

CDS LEADERSHIP FOCUS FOR THE ARMED FORCES OF NIGERIA

Courtesy visit to DHQ

Courtesy visit by the Commander, AFRICOM to DHQ

Courtesy visit to DHQ

Ekiti State Governor Visits DHQ

Courtesy visit to DHQ

CDS Pledges Armed Forces Support to NNPC

The Chief of Defence Staff Leadership Philosophy

The Chief of Defence Staff Leadership Philosophy

DHQ in the News

Press Releases and more

OPERATION HADIN KAI: AIR INTERDICTION TARGETED ISWAP CAMP NOT FISHERMEN IN LAKE TCHAD
13Oct

OPERATION HADIN KAI: AIR INTERDICTION TARGETED ISWAP CAMP NOT FISHERMEN IN LAKE TCHAD

NORTHEAST: CDS HAILS CITIZENS' SUPPORT, ALLAYS FEAR ON SURRENDERED INSURGENTS, AS DHQ ENGAGES  MILITARY VETERANS ON SECURITY PARLEY
25Aug

NORTHEAST: CDS HAILS CITIZENS' SUPPORT, ALLAYS FEAR ON SURRENDERED INSURGENTS, AS DHQ ENGAGES MILITARY VETERANS ON SECURITY PARLEY

The Executive Governor of Borno State His Excellency, Professor Babagana Umara Paid a Courtesy Visit to the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Lucky Irabor
23Aug

The Executive Governor of Borno State His Excellency, Professor Babagana Umara Paid a Courtesy Visit to the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Lucky Irabor

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