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DECEMBER 2016. Election day in Gambia. Voters go to the Polls to elect a new President. The Incumbent Yahya Jammeh is defeated in the Polls by Adama Barrow. Yahya Jammeh accepts the election results and releases a video showing him making a concession call to Adama Barrow. The United Nations (UN), African Union (AU), the […]Read More $300 Million. That’s What Nigeria Spent in Restoring Democracy to Gambia.
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Aircraft Inventory. In the 1980’s the Nigerian Air Force was second only Apartheid South Africa and nearly on per with the Egyptian Air Force in technical capability. The Nigerian Air Force had its golden age from 1980 to 1992, but started to decline afterwards after General Ibrahim Babangida systematically destroyed the Air Force. By 2004 over […]Read More What Happened to the NAF Fleet of Jaguars ?
It is often said that a picture is worth more than a thousand words. This one was worth a billion sentences and more. Yes, the picture of Nigerian Colonel Emeka Onwuamaegbu borne aloft by the tumultuous crowds of war-weary Liberian youths rose far beyond anything one would ordinarily describe as priceless. It showcased a scene […]Read More Forgotten Facts: The Day Gritty Nigeria Stole America’s Thunder
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 emigrated from one region to another freely despite existing inter state borders. It is in this context of crisis that Nigerian populations begin to occupy […]Read More 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 and receiving psychological and medical treatment, the government said on Friday. Some 270 girls were originally abducted by the Islamist group but 82 were freed […]Read More In Retrospect : 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 thereafter, since then attack drones have become the weapon of choice for Counter Insurgency operations. In the last decade however, the proliferation of communications technology […]Read More 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 Thursday in Abuja when the Adjutant General of the California National Guard, U.S, paid him a courtesy visit. The minister however stressed that a lot […]Read More 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 is not only big, it is wealthy beyond the scope of what most African states can dream of. Measured in purchasing power parity, the Nigerian […]Read More Rearguard battle to stop the emergence of a continental superpower.