The strenght of the Nigerian army has historically centred around its armoured and artillery forces. There are times when a country will need the brute force of heavy armour, this … Continue reading These are the Big Guns of the Nigerian Army.
The launch of Operation Barkhane across the Sahel last month marked a significant shift in France’s relationship with the region and its attitude to counter-terrorism. French strategy has now demonstrably … Continue reading Operation Barkhane Why France Chose Chad as Key Counter- Terrorism Partner.
The death of four U.S Special Forces personnel in Niger brought to limelight U.S military operations in French West Africa. It’s interesting to note that the United States of America, … Continue reading Why is the United States Building a $100 Million Drone Base in Niger Republic?
Some of the worlds most impressive infrastructure has been borne out of military necessity. China has the most expensive high speed rail system the world has ever seen, hauling millions of … Continue reading The Military Value of Civilian Infrastructure.
There was a time when American power and influence held sway. American culture was the world’s culture and we all loved it.
Golden Age of Terror. Boko Haram’s rapid takeover of an area the size of Belguim, coupled with a series of high profile kidnappings and senseless killings catapulted the Jihadi group … Continue reading Money Talks: How Boko Haram Created a $100 million Empire of Death and Destruction.
On October 4, four American Special Forces soldiers were killed during an operation in Niger. Since then, the White House has been notably tight-lipped about the incident. During a press conference … Continue reading What Happened in Niger?
If Nigeria goes to war, there is one aircraft Nigeria will most rely on for strike and interdiction missions; that aircraft is the Dassault Donnier Alpha jet. Though 34 years … Continue reading Dassault Donnier Alpha Jet. The Fighter Nigeria Sends to War.
The news of the”premeditated” attack revebrates around the world. Nigeria’s action is a gift to France, the perfect rationale to execute its Libyan style demolition of Nigeria, only this time … Continue reading Part 2.Ultimate Showdown! Nigeria vs France vs China?
A common theme that’s been the hallmark of Nigeria’s civilian leadership since the return of democracy is that Nigeria must abide by the rules of the International Community, wheather its … Continue reading Humiliation of a Superpower. Five Times Cameroon Attacked Nigeria.
Three part series. Part 1 BELIGERENTS NIGERIAN CAMEROON CHAD FRANCE CHINA To illustrate this “possible” war scenario, I will use the present proven capabilities of the belligerents. Year 2020 … Continue reading Ultimate Showdown! Nigeria vs France vs China? War Scenario !
“Don’t go. I swore I would never go back there,” came the voice of my friend Jay Smith on a trans-Atlantic Skype call. “I’ve been in over sixty countries. I’ve … Continue reading The forgotten Christians of Nigeria — faithful while enduring incredible persecution,..