While the chances of a shooting war between Nigeria and its neighbours may be remote at this point it cannot be entirely ruled out. The struggle and competition for control of resources is setting Nigeria and its Francophone neighbours on a war path. Woith that in mind here are the five Nigerian weapons the Francophone […]Read More Five Weapons of War Nigeria’s Enemies Should Fear.
With standing Army of close to 200,000 men plus reserve, the Nigerian Army is without a doubt the biggest in SSA (Black Africa). With a GDP of $1.01 trillion (PPP) Nigeria is an economic behemoth, add that to a consumer market of 180 million industrious period you realise that West Africa is fortunate to have […]Read More Is Nigeria’s Economic & Military Commitment to ECOWAS Stretched Too Thin?
In December 2016 the Nigerian Navy christened a new warship – NNS Unity, the first in a new class of ships called the Stealth Offshore Patrol Vessels. Specifications. Displacement : 1500 tons. Length : 90 m. Speed : 25 knots. Range :4000 nautical mile. At first glance the bridge could be mistaken for a Space […]Read More A Rare Look Inside a $350 Million Warship : NNS UNITY.
Cameroon is a country straddling West and Central Africa. It has a population of 24 million people, of which 20 percent are English speaking. Called the “Anglophones” or Amazonians, these people have been horrendously marginalized and oppressed. Their crimes? THEY SPEAK ENGLISH. AMBAZINIANS Who are these people? what is the Anglophone crises about? Not many […]Read More What the heck is going on in Southern Cameroon?
Mohamed Mallam Arzikar, Nigeria’s Consul General to the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon, has cautioned the Nigerian community in the Regions to stay away from the country’s internal politics. The Consul General was speaking recently in Buea at the end of a working visit to region which was aimed at reinforcing bilateral […]Read More Steer clear of Cameroon’s internal politics : Nigerian Community told.
The Global Fire Power Index releases a list of the most powerful armies in the world for every region. As always North African countries dominate the list of Africa’s most powerful militaries, with the Egypt military retaining its lead as Africa’s most powerful. Most Powerful African Militaries 2017. 1.EGYPT Population :81 million. Gross domestic product […]Read More Latest Ranking : Top 20 African Military Powers 2017.
Technology is transforming how Nigeria wages war in the battle field. For the first time in its history, the Nigerian military now have the ability to aquire and communicate huge volumes of information in real time, rapidly analyse the date and a control system that allows it to be passed simultaneously to combat units on […]Read More Information Warfare : Nigeria Joins the Elite.
Strike Aircrafts Deployed 12 Mil MI-24 Helicopter Gunships. 6 Mil MI-35 Hind Attack Helicopters. 11 Light Attack Alpha Jets. 8 Chengdu Ni F-7 Airguard Super Puma Multi role Helicopters. Army Aviation Gazelle Helicopters. 4 CH-3 Rainbow Attack Drone. The Nigerian Air Force had flown more than 420 sorties over Northern Nigeria since the air campaign […]Read More The Largest Ever Deployment of Air Assets in a West-African Conflict.