When the International Court of Justice handed over a contested, oil-rich peninsula to Cameroon, a decade-long nightmare began for its Nigerian residents. CALABAR, Nigeria — Okon Etim Effiom is still haunted … Continue reading The lifelong consequences of Obasanjo handing over Bakassi to Cameroon
Its December 2016 and the Nigerian army has just done the impossible. It is pushed the world’s deadliest terrorist group out of its last major stronghold in the Sambisa forest. … Continue reading The Real reason ISIS is moving to Nigeria
In 2010 Equatorial Guinea announced a five-year, $250-million maritime security program essentially the creation of an integrated naval and air capability that will surpass that of the Nigerian Navy. Given … Continue reading Part II. Forgotten Fact: When Tensions Between Nigeria and Equitorial Guinea Almost Led to War
Nigeria’s military might was at its peak in the 80s and 90s. In 1991 the Nigerian armed forces had an active duty personnel of some 130,000 men, including 80,000 MEN … Continue reading Forgotten Fact: When Tensions Between Nigeria and Equitorial Guinea Almost Led to War (Two part series)
FRANCAFRIQUE. Has a nice ring to it. Francafrique literary meaning France in Africa molded one term refers to France is powerful and inseparable with it’s former Empire in the African … Continue reading Is Neo Colonialism Here to Stay?
The military occupation of West Africa was not a premeditated or planned event but a target of opportunity. When Tuareg Rebels took control of half of Mali in 2012 all … Continue reading Nigeria’s Role as a Tier One Military Power is in Serious Jeopardy
More than 15 million Nigerians chose Muhammadu Buhari as their president in 2019, close to the number that elected him in 2015, indicating that four years in office have not … Continue reading He is Arguably the Most Powerful Black Man in Africa
The proposal for the creation of a United States of Africa died with Libyan strongman Muammar Gaddafi. With Libya already a failed State, if Nigeria is weakened and South Africa … Continue reading Part 2: Nigeria. Enemy Within
Nigeria’s national security has been betrayed by enemies within. There is a globalist movement going on in Africa and its number one target are three countries; Libya, Nigeria and South Africa. … Continue reading PART 1: NIGERIA. ENEMIES WITHIN
Months ago Nigerians were being rounded up and deported with gusto. In a summit in Oxford England Ghana’s President famously begins a speech with a 20 minute monologue on corruption … Continue reading Ghana’s President “Superpower Wannabe” Strikes Again !!