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 … Continue reading 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) … Continue reading 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 : … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading The Largest Ever Deployment of Air Assets in a West-African Conflict.
The Navies’ joint exercise, codenamed NEMO 17.6, aims at increasing security of the Gulf of Guinea.APA-Douala (Cameroon) The Cameroonian and French navies, scheduled to conduct joint military exercises in … Continue reading French and Cameroonian Navies Hold Joint Military Exercise In The Gulf of Guinea
Three Nigerian Air Force jets headed towards N’Djamena,-the Chadian Capital, are intercepted and forced to turn back a Chadian Mig-29 fighter jet. French Air Defence radars detected a pair of … Continue reading Nigeria, France and Chad Teetering on the Brink of War.