Every year there are new developments and emerging threats to the Nigerian military. Boko haram’s latest weapon isn’t on the battlefield but above it. Nigerian army recently confirmed that the … Continue reading Boko Haram Drone Threat : Industrial Revolution of Terrorism
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.
Task Force Battalions are basically now the fundamental core of the Nigerian army’s fighting force against Boko Haram in the northeast. They are formed around armoured regiment. Due to the … Continue reading Battle Groups : Core of the Nigerian Army Fighting Force
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)
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday he will travel to Chad to announce the reestablishment of strong military and diplomatic ties after a first-ever visit by the central … Continue reading Scramble for West Africa : Israel Joins the Race.
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
THE ONGOING CONFLICT IN NORTH-EASTERN NIGERIA The recent spate of Boko Haram attacks in northeastern Nigeria have negated President Buhari’s claims when he assumed power in 2015 that the radical … Continue reading Eeben Barlow Strikes Again !!
Chad and Nigeria have the most powerful militaries in their respective regions. Chads military holds primacy in the CEMAC Zone (Central African Economic Zone). Nigeria’s military, despite its shortcomings remains … Continue reading Tribute to the Most Powerful Nation in the CEMAC Zone.
In April 2018 a furor arose between the Legislative and Executive arm of government over the President’s request for an extra $1 billion to buy munition to prosecute the war … Continue reading Follow the Money : Highest Defence Budget in Nigeria’s History.
Nigeria has a Military Intelligence apparatus that are quite up to the task. But when you have a government whose primary concern now is to borrow money from the International … Continue reading Pictures of the Lt Col. and others Killed by Boko Haram Terrorists in the Recent Borno Attack
The Chengdu F-7Ni fighter forms the backbone of the Nigerian Air Force. It’s the nation’s premier Air Defence weapon. The F-7Ni fighter has a Max Speed of Mach 2.0 and … Continue reading Armed With its Arsenal. How Dangerous is the F-7Ni Fighter?
For decades the perception of Nigeria’s military strength and resolve has served as a deterrence against bad actors. Regrettably, that perception and as a consequence its deterrent effect is up in smoke … Continue reading PART II: Nigeria’s Shame of a Military !!