The Nigerian military is gravely deficient in air defence and electronics warfare. The existing very short and short-range air defence capabilities fall short in providing a credible air defence structure … Continue reading State of the Nigerian Army : Air Defence Capability.
One of the most visible aspect of the strength of the Nigerian Army is its artillery brigades. Nigeria has one of the largest and most potent artillery force on the … Continue reading State of the Nigerian Army: Artillery Brigades.
As the Nigerian Army shifts from small-unit counterinsurgency operations in the nation’s northeast to potential big-unit mechanized warfare, the Nigerian army is expanding its active duty force from 150,000 to … Continue reading State of the Nigerian Army: Amoured Divisions.
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has said the Army cannot face its members, who are Shi’ites, if they had weapons. Making the claim, Monday, at a briefing on the … Continue reading Shi’ites : Nigerian Army Cannot Face Us if We are Armed: Shiites !
AIR DEFENCE If you were asked to rate the readiness levels of Nigeria’s air defence capacity, what would you say? Taking a detailed look at all the facts and platforms … Continue reading Nigerian Air Defence: A Race Against Time
Its time to wake up. Nigeria must stop sitting on defence – We need to be on our guard to make sure that whatever is going on does not spiral … Continue reading NIGERIA. Time to Wake Up!
The Nigerian army today took delivery of a large consignment of artillery munitions. The consignment was received by Olufemi Akinjobi, the Chairman of the Ammunition Reception Committee at the Nnamdi Azikiwe … Continue reading The Nigerian Army takes Delivery of Large Consignment.
Despite its short comings, (of which there are many), the Nigerian military remains among the most formidable on the continent. It’s ranked 4th most powerful in Africa in the GFP … Continue reading Top 5 Most Powerful Weapons of the Nigerian Military
Little is known about the Ghanaian military. Ghana is easily amongst one of Africa’s most peaceful and politically stable countries, and has never really had to employ the use of … Continue reading What Ghana’s Army Look Like Compared to Nigeria.