Boko Haram is arguable the deadliest terrorist group in the history of the African continent. It had more men and heavy weapons than the armies of some small West African … Continue reading New Cameroon Military Capabilities Revealed
The Nigerian military doesn’t spend much time thinking about how Nigeria could lose a war. Neither do Nigerian political leaders care. Granted, genuine surprise attacks are very rare at the … Continue reading How Nigeria May Lose the Next War
In November 2014 the Personal aid to Chadian Strongman Idris Derby, Mr Barracat Gnoti was caught by border guards with 19 anti-aircraft missiles meant for Boko Haram. Mr. Gnoti who … Continue reading The Price of Complacency. MI-35 Helicopter Gunship Downed.
When it comes to advanced missile technology and rocketry no country in Africa comes close. South Africa has decades of experience developing missile and rocket technology. Besides the obvious big players … Continue reading Missile Technology : South Africa is Decades Ahead of the Rest of Africa.
In 2016 Nigeria’s quest to counter Boko Haram’s asymmetric warfare tactics with technology was taking off on steam. Nigeria was taking the world by surprise. It just sent into orbit … Continue reading Egypt Leads the Pack : Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles.
In 2014 Boko Haram terrorists carried out numerous attacks on Nigerian army positions only to flee back the border into northern Cameroon. The Nigerian Air Force introduced for the first … Continue reading Nigerian Attack Jets Strike Boko Haram Fighters inside Chadian Territory.
In 2016 alone the Nigerian Air Force flew 6773 hours in 2,105 missions and 3,534 sorties in its operations in the North-East, striking key locations and assets sometimes as many … Continue reading The NAF Deserves a Spot in the Guiness Books. Here’s Why.
Nigerian Scientists and engineers have, for the past two years, been building and launching experimental rockets – without foreign assistance. There are six centres under National Space Research and Development … Continue reading After an Extended Hiatus Nigeria has resumed its controversial Rocket Testing at the Centre for Space Transport and Propulsion (CSTP)
The first thing to note here is that unlike the Chengdu F-7Ni Airguard, the JF-17 is built on a foundation of 21st century technology. The last time the Nigerian Air … Continue reading An Overview of the JF-17 Thunder as a Game Changer for Nigeria