FAMILY. In the late 1970s, shortly after the civil war and early 1980s, a permanent drought ravaged the entire African Sahel. This led to the deaths of thousands. Thousands more … Continue reading Forgotten Facts : The Three Day War Between Nigeria and Chad.
More than 100 girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in the Nigerian town of Chibok in 2014 are ready to return to normal life after being released … Continue reading Nigeria’s Free Chibok Girls Return Home “Fully Recovered”
Until recently the use of unmanned aerial vehicles was a preserve of the West. Israel pioneered the use of attack drones in the late 2001, the United States followed suit … Continue reading The Three Deadliest Drone Powers in Africa.
The Federal Government is considering the establishment of a National Guard to address emerging security threats and emergencies in the country. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, disclosed this on … Continue reading Nigeria Partners with California to Establish National Guard.
There are only five countries in the world with more people than Nigeria- that African behemoth with a population bigger than that of France and Britain combined. This African country … Continue reading Rearguard battle to stop the emergence of a continental superpower.
In early 2016 the Nigerian Navy inaugurated the Falcon Eye Maritime Surveillance System. This was a welcome development, as the Nigerian Navys limited number of Patrol Vessels were stretched too … Continue reading All you need to know about the Nigerian Navy Falcon Surveillance System.
The Nigerian Navy needs $1.3 billion to acquire new hardware to secure its territorial waters, according to Navy Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Vice-Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas, who is seeking … Continue reading Nigerian Navy requests $300 million to buy a submarine.
The destruction of the noble institution of the Nigerian Army was its involvement in politics. Given the considerable investment in resources and manpower, and its combat experience outside the shores … Continue reading The Truth About What happened to the Nigerian Army.
On the morning of June 19, 2016, seven Toyota Hilux trucks manned by Boko Haram fighters lay in wait near Daira Noro, Borno State in northeastern Nigeria… Members of a … Continue reading Nigeria”s Alpha Jets have Flown in Brutal Wars Across Africa.
In early December 2016, Nigerian helicopter gunships and attack planes swooped down and blew up fuel dumps belonging to Boko Haram in the Sambisa forest — a rugged refuge for the insurgent … Continue reading Air Power Rescued Nigeria’s War on Boko Haram.
Between 2005-2006, border skirmishes between Nigerian and Cameroon troops nearly spiralled into full blown war, yet the Nigerian populace knew nothing about it. Two years into his presidency, former Nigerian … Continue reading Forgotten Facts: The Day Nigeria and Cameroon Nearly Went to War.
WAR IS TERRIBLE To a fortunate many Nigerians not living in the North East , Nigeria’s decade long war against Boko Haram is an abstraction and the suffering it brings, … Continue reading Analysis. Current State of the Nigeria Air Force.