The military success and efficiency of the chadian military should not overshadow brutal practices and human rights violations. Western supporters of the chadian military including France and the United States … Continue reading Part 1: Behind the Cliche of the Chadian Desert Warriors and Idris Debys Global Political Capital.
This week something extraordinary happened. For the 3rd time in recent years Iranian Shiites threatened to dismember Nigeria by overthrowing President Buhari and create a Sunni Islamic state in Nigeria. … Continue reading An Overview of the Iranian Threat and Nigeria’s Response
Africa is the least defended continent in the world. It is the least influential continent diplomatically. It’s the weakest continent by military power. Yet Africa is the most resource rich … Continue reading Does Africa Need Nuclear Weapons?
With BREXIT, the United Kingdom of Great Britain should consider a new strategic military alliance with Africa’s largest economy. Britain cannot hope to compete for economic influence with China or diplomatic … Continue reading It’s time for Britain to make military alliances in Africa.
The survival of Nigeria, a nation blessed with human and natural resources is daily threatened by its s porous borders. The porosity if its border has so far led to the … Continue reading Nigeria’s Porous Borders and National Security Implications.
The Nigerian army has come under intense criticism in recent days following days of clashes with protesters from the Shiite Islamic sect clamouring for the release of their spiritual leader … Continue reading Shiite Uprising: President Buhari is doing a “Darn” Good Job.
There are three things that makes for an effective army : Size of personnel, firepower and experience. Nigeria has all of this in abundance. So it is little surprise that … Continue reading Dogs of the CIA. Boko Haram. The Invisible Hand Revealed.
The United States started arming drones in Nigeria’s next door neighbour up north, Niger in early 2018. The United State claim the deployment of the most sophisticated attack drones came … Continue reading Say Hello to the $100 million Air Base 101
The Minister of Defence, Bello Mohammed, says the Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) is partnering with South Korea in the development of the defence sector. Mr. Mohammed said this … Continue reading Nigeria partners South Korea in defence
The U.S military currently has 7,500 military personnel, including 1000 military contractors that are so sad across 53 countries of the 54 countries in Africa. We know that China recently … Continue reading The U.S is Preparing for War in Africa
In spite of all the economic and political difficulties that Africa faces today, the continent still has to deal with the apparent conflict between francophone and anglophone countries. The two … Continue reading Francophone, Anglophone Countries, the Next Big Fault Line in Africa.