While we often witness horrifying stories about terrorist attacks and suicide bombers on the news, stories about brave soldiers are few and far between. Thu is not because there are no … Continue reading The Story of a Brave Nigerian Soldier Killed By Own Grenade
Okay, the title is an obvious hyperbole. Just trying to put the state of todays military into context with the question :- What exactly is holding back the Nigerian military … Continue reading Military : Nigeria No Match to Cameroon.
It was on a sunny day on the 7th of May 2017. Two months after a French Naval Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV),Commandant L’ Herminier, wowed Nigerians Commandant L’ Herminier, after … Continue reading Say Hello to Nigeria’s P18N Stealth Corvette.
The agile twin-engined tandem seat jet trainer and light fighter-bomber aircraft produced by a joint venture between France and Germany. The Alpha Jet merges the intricacies of jet-powered flight training … Continue reading ……the Alpha Jet isn’t Going No Where Either.
Thousands of Ghanaians took to the streets of Accra on Wednesday to protest against a deal that would give the United States military an expanded role in Ghana. The detailed … Continue reading Deal With U.S Military Sets Off Angry Protests in Ghana.
On December 17, 1944, the Japanese army sent a twenty-three year old soldier named Hiroo Onoda to the Philippines to join the Sugi Brigade. He was stationed on the small … Continue reading Hiroo Onoda : The Japanese soldier who continued fighting for 29 years after Japan surrendered.
For those who have been looking forward to the retirement of Nigeria’s fleet of the Chengdu F-7i Airguard fighter, the recent long-term strategic aquisition plan of the NAF downplayed the … Continue reading Retirement? The F-7NI isn’t Going No Where.
Dear Dr. Chossudovsky, While articles critical of the United States and our military are a regular element of the Centre for Research on Globalization, which by doing your organization, and … Continue reading America’s Secret War in Africa” and Covert Ops In Nigeria
Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakyzaky is the leader of the ISM (Islamic Shia Movement of Nigeria), a pro-Iranian organisation, which has tens of thousand of followers. On 11 December 2015, … Continue reading The Kaduna Shia IMN Massacre : As it Happened !!
As the preponderant military power regional policeman, service men and women of the Nigerian army, navy and airforce were yesterday (25, March 2018) airlifted by the NAF C-130 Hercules transport … Continue reading Nigerian Air Force airlifts Army and Navy Troops in Support of ECOWAS mission in the Gambia.
This will be the 3rd topic in a month on the need to ressusitate Nigeria’s near extinct airforce. It underscores the urgency of Nigeria’s strategic air capability gap. The skies … Continue reading The Nigerian Air Force : A Victim of Misguided Priorities?