The sacrifise of Nigerians, in blood and material made West Africa the most democratic region with an economic and free trade structure not found in any other region. All that is gone now. AdvertisementsRead More From the Past: Nigerian Soldiers in Sierra Leone.
America has never reckoned with its arrogance and cruelty and how its actions affects millions. Instead, it developed a defensive mythology of American exceptionalism, leader of the free world. America finds it really hard to relate as a more or less “normal” country to other countries, but in their ignorance meddle into the affairs of […]Read More NIGERIA not a Failed State
On Friday, September 1, 2017, Boko Haram extremists took a break from their warfare to observe a holiday. Hundreds of the fighters gathered under trees in the Sambisa Forest in Borno State, northeast Nigeria. Nigerian surveillance spotted them. The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) dispatched fighter jets. An Alpha Jet began the attack with bombs, “neutralizing” […]Read More Nigeria’s Air Force defends the region.
Nigeria seriously needs to create a new border security/patrol force as a separate branch from the militaries traditional three uniform branches. When it comes to securing Nigeria borders, it is not enough to merely have an a few hundred soldiers run patrols and surveillance aircraft carry out irregular intermittent patrols, that’s predictable and easy to […]Read More Is Nigeria’s Borders Secure?
The Defence Headquarters has said that there was no concrete evidence to support the claim that the Islamic State – ISIS was sending its members to Nigeria to train the Boko Haram terrorists. “It is pertinent to state categorically that there is no concrete evidence on the ground to back the claim,” Brig.-Gen. John Agim, […]Read More ISIS fighters not in Nigeria – Defence Headquarters
There are no exact statistics, but between 20,000 to 30,000 civilians have died in the richest and most powerful black nation in the world since 1999 when the Boko Haram conflict went hot. But countries like Nigeria and Ghana are lucky in a sense. In Africa, France is plundering with absolute impunity and disregard for […]Read More The Net Effect of Western Imperialism.