Mobility Faced with a formidable adversary the Nigerian army has learned that moving troops fast across the battlefield is very important, and being able to get troops into an area … Continue reading Part II : Evolution of the Nigerian armed forces.
While the military is no where near where it should be given Nigeria’s status in Africa, the Nigerian armed forces have undergone tremendous changes in the past decade. With the … Continue reading III Part Series : The Evolution of the Nigerian armed forces.
In all of its branches, the Nigerian military has had an incredibly active couple of years. Luckily, photographers were often on hand to capture the training, combat, and downtime of … Continue reading The most hilarious, incredible and thought provoking photos of the Nigerian military.
South African National Defence Force. Active Duty : 85,000 Reserve Personnel : 15,000 South Africa is superior in military training and technology visavis Nigeria on the ground. The SANDF benefits … Continue reading The Military Balance 2018: Ground Forces.
At least four soldiers and two mobile policemen, who fled to Cameroon during an attack by Boko Haram on Rann, Borno State, have been rescued and returned to Nigeria by … Continue reading Cameroon Returns 4 Soldiers, 2 Mobile Policemen Who Fled There During Boko Haram’s Attack On Rann.
The ellusive Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau was a hairs breath away from capture. Soldiers were very close to finally capturing him dead or alive, but then he got a … Continue reading How the Nigerian Army Deliberately Let Shekau Escape
How did a bunch of rag tag militia hold its ground against three of the regions most powerful nations and in the span of just three years rose to become … Continue reading The Complex Security Dynamics of West Africa.
Its been 4 days since the 100 girls went missing, as the Nigerian army desperately search for the missing girls. The Nigerian Air Force is deploying a dizzing array of … Continue reading Nigeria deploys its most sophisticated search and rescue systems to search for the missing Dapache girls.
Asymmetry It is indisputable that the Nigerian army has until recently failed crush the Boko Haram insurgency, a decade long insurgency that has snuffed the life out of an estimated … Continue reading Boko Haram or Not the Nigerian Military is Back.
Two hundred Nigerian soldiers. Twelve U.S soldiers. Six weeks. One Mission. Train with the Nigerian Army Infantry.