In a bid to improve its aerial capabilities, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has stepped up efforts to get its Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) also known as drones, fitted with guided missiles weapon systems. “NASRDA has the capability to deliver on what the Chief has requested; the Chief has studied us for some time like … More The Nigerian Air force Partners Nigerian Space Agency on Guided Missiles Weopons Systems.
Nigeria’s air and maritime domain is perhaps the most unprotected of any major country in the world. Why our government chooses to remain aloof to the pororusness of Nigeria’s Air, land and Maritime space, desespite our huge energy resources and reserve stretches the ability of the human mind to comprehend. Not too long ago the … More The day a warship from Cameroon caught the Nigerian Navy unawares & docked in Calabar waters.
Institutionalised corruption cutting across every strata of society has the bane of the Nigerian state in the past two decades or more. The Nigerian nation, Africa’s only real hope of an all black global power have faltered again and again due to the dysfunctions caused by corruption on a scale that stretches the ability of … More Part 1. The parasitic plague that has bedeviled Nigeria’s development.
Jessica Angula Without any attempt to flatter, a dispassionate assessment of the appointees, President Muhammadu Buhari has made in sensitive areas reflect his innate persona and leadership qualities. They are usually honest, strict, thorough, focused and brutally blunt in the performance of official duties. Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen. Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin is … More The Nigerian military has redeemed and reclaimed its position as a military hegemon.
China has begun producing its deadliest drone for international buyers, and it may give an American classic a run for its money on the market. China’s CH-5 is the latest, most capable product to come out of the Chinese Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation’s Caihong, or Rainbow, series of unmanned aerial vehicles, also called Clever … More Why Nigeria should should ditch its CH-3 drones for the newer Chinese CH-5 drone for roughly the same price.
In 2014 the relationship between the world’s largest economy and Africa’s largest economic power where at an all time low. Nigeria’s legislative law criminalizing gay marraiges led to the subsequent snubbing of Nigeria during president Obama’s tour of Africa. Things got to a head when Nigeria’s ambassador to the United States blasted the U.S military … More In Retrospect. Nigeria to Washington : Take Your Military Aid and Shove It.
While Russia’s military lags behind that of the United States, there is no denying the fact that Russia leads the world in missile and air defence technology. Meet Russia’s Don-2N Missile Defence Radar.
Most African countries with a coastline have a navy, but these are mostly brown water navies capable of nothing more than basic shoreline defence. There are only a handful of navies in Africa capable of projecting military might into neighbouring waters and beyond. One of such countries is the Nigerian Navy. According to the Global … More These are all the Ships in the Nigerian Navy.