History is repeating itself as far as strategic and tactical novelty of global reckoning in the conduct of counter-insurgency, (COIN) operations by the Nigerian military. As in the case of … Continue reading Nigeria’s Military Fascinates the World Over Boko Haram Counter Insurgency.
Nigerian Army Active Duty Personnel : 160,000 (2016 est). Reserve Personnel : 32,000 (2013 est) Chief of Army Staff : -Lt Gen Tukur Buratai. Nigerian Navy Active Duty Personnel : … Continue reading The Impediments to Nigeria’s Military Transformation. But why?
With the fall of Sambisa there has been a relative lull in Boko Haram attacks in recent times. As a consequence the strike component of the NAF Reconnaissance Squadron withdrew … Continue reading Is the CH-3 Rainbow Back in Action? Video Footage.
By Jessica Angula. In my adult age, I have regrettably come to know eulogies are hard to extend to the Armed Forces or armed men in uniform nowadays. Though the … Continue reading Welcome Back, Nigerian Army.
On Saturday the 13th of January 2018, there was pandemonuim in the beautiful island of Hawaii for about 40 minutes after a “false emergency alert” notice was issued : But … Continue reading The Ballistic Missile Warning Alert was NOT an Accident.
The security environment in which Nigerian forces are operating and for which they must prepare is getting more and more complex and demanding than it was a decade ago. Nigeria’s … Continue reading Recommendations : Rebuilding the Nigerian Armed Forces.
12 October 2017 As the economic downturn fuels unrests in the streets of N’Djamena, and the internal power struggles in the desperately poor country of Chad escalates, incidences of unauthorized … Continue reading Open Skies : Nigeria’s Desperate Need For a Comprehensive Air Defence System.
Nigeria needs to overhaul its entire Security Architecture to protect the Nigerian people and its immense natural resources. Nigeria is the 9th largest producer of crude in the world and … Continue reading Can Nigeria Defend Herself ? Need For a New Security Architecture.
In October 2016, the Nigerian Army launched the first Motorcycle Battalion. This new combat unit will use specially modified motorcycles in its operation against Boko Haram in the rough and … Continue reading Say Hello to the Nigerian Army Combat Motorbike Battalion.