In what many have described as unfortunate, the Nigerian Air Force announced in February 2017 it was retrofitting its L-3ZA jet trainers for combat roles to augment the overstretched Alpha jet in light attack missions. Until the the aircraft has been employed solely for training combat pilots, but because of the Nigerian Air Force inability […]

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African Nuclear Weapon Technology.

Right from when nuclear research began, developed and deployed, it brought to the fore the destructive capability of nuclear weapons, while its peaceful application was also sought years later. Many countries of the world, including the then apartheid South Africa, either began to develop their own nuclear weapon program or invested heavily into research for […]

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Badass Women of the Nigerian Army.

Nigeria has the largest standing Army in Sub-Sahara Africa, and is 9% female. By this measure Nigeria has largest number of women soldiers in Africa. The Nigerian army is among an elite few in Africa where females fight alongside males in infantry units. It doesn’t end there. The Nigerian army is also figuring out precisely […]

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