Virtually every country in West Africa falls under two camps : Anglo and Franco camps. The former administered control on its colonial empires via indirect rule. This entails the use … Continue reading French Policy and its Effects on French West Africa.
The Presidential Guards Brigade is President Muhammadu Buhari’s personal protection force. It is a military unit that operates outside the conventional framework of the Nigerian Army. They are a group … Continue reading Everything you need to know about Nigeria’s Presidential Guard.
The launch of Alcomsat-1 Satellite via a Chinese Long March 3B/E booster rocket on 10 December,2017. Alcomsat-1 is the first Algerian telecommunications satellite. It is expected to operate in geostationary … Continue reading Algeria Joins Africa’s Space Club.
Despite the recent spate of Isolated suicide attacks by Boko Haram, the hitherto deadliest terrorist group in the world is largely a spent force. It’s ranks decimated by the Nigerian … Continue reading The End of Boko Haram. Who takes Credit?
Yaoundé (AFP) – Nigeria called for an end to violence in neighbouring Cameroon, where a crisis sparked by a separatist drive in English-speaking areas has forced thousands of people to … Continue reading Nigeria says it ‘by no means’ supports Cameroon secessionists.
The Nigerian Air Force can no longer be considered the dominant aerial power in West Africa after the government of Niger gave Washington permission to use attack drones in its … Continue reading Niger Gives America the Permission to use Attack Drones.
Before the Nigerian civil war the army was light infantry of 6,000 soldiers, its air force had no frontline fighter jets or air lift capability and its navy could not … Continue reading Machiavelli : General Ibrahim Babangida and the Nigerian Military in 1990
Egypt army has become the 1st foreign operator of Rainbow CH-5 Chinese UAV. also operates Wing Loog 1 UAV SPECS Range: 6,500km Endurance: 60h Playload: 24 air-to-ground missiles (1,200kg) Credit … Continue reading Egypt Becomes First Operator of CH-5 Rainbow Attack Drone
Watching the news coming out of Africa it suddenly dawned on me, wait a minute, this is Africa. As recently as 8 years ago we associated suicide bombing and terrorist … Continue reading Why Nigeria must kick France out of West Africa.
The regime changed The Republic of South … Continue reading How South Africa Voluntarily Gave Up Its Nuclear Weapons.
There is a growing humanitarian crisis brewing at the Nigerian border communities in Cross River State, due to the political tension in Cameroon, Nicholas Kalu, who visited the communities reports. … Continue reading Crisis as Cameroonian refugees swell Cross River communities