THE BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) is the Philippine Navy’s biggest warships and the second ship of the Hamilton Class cutter type. The same class of ship as Nigeria’s biggest warship … Continue reading Inside Philippine’s biggest warship : BRP Ramon Alcaraz
High oil reserves, increased oil wealth and the accompanying diplomatic leverage possessed by Equatorial Guinea are all reasons for Nigeria to be on the lookout for Equitorial Guinea and the … Continue reading Equitorial Guinea Challenges Nigeria as Dominant Naval Power in the Gulf of Guinea.
The Damen FCS 5009 Patrol vessel is one of the most technically advanced vessel in the Nigerian Navy surface fleet. This versatile FPS 5008 Patrol boat is the ideal solution … Continue reading Coast Guard Boat Ideas : Damen, FCS 5009, patrol vessel.
@ South Africa and Nigeria have Sub-sahara Africa’s only blue water navies. Ship for ship, seaman for seaman, there is no professional navy on the continent that can match the … Continue reading Naval Power : South Africa’s Valour Class Corvette and Nigeria’s Hamilton Class Frigate. Who Rules?
For years the Western Indian Ocean was the hot bed for sea piracy. The Eastern coast of Somalia was said to be the most dangerous coast in all of Africa, … Continue reading Nigeria Navy needs a Coast Guard.
The Nigerian Navy will on Saturday 11 November 2017 launch 20 new patrol boats at NNS DELTA, Warri-Delta State. These comprise of 16 locally built Epenal boats and 4 Rigid … Continue reading NIGERIAN NAVY SET TO LAUNCH 20 NEW PATROL BOATS.
Basic Facts about the Nigerian Navy. The Nigerian Navy ties with the South Africa Navy as the only blue water capable littoral navies in Africa south of the Sahara. The … Continue reading The Nigerian Navy is Junk !
Collaborations between the two most powerful navies in black Africa, the Nigerian and South Africa navies is on the rise. The former has the most number of capital ships, while … Continue reading Nigeria -South Africa Defence Cooperation.
Modern navies are an indispensable part of a country’s armed forces. A counry with a coastline has a navy with the same basic mission-to project military might into neighbouring waters … Continue reading The Cameroonian Navy in Pictures.
In December 2016 the Nigerian Navy christened a new warship – NNS Unity, the first in a new class of ships called the Stealth Offshore Patrol Vessels. Specifications. Displacement : … Continue reading A Rare Look Inside a $350 Million Warship : NNS UNITY.
The Navies’ joint exercise, codenamed NEMO 17.6, aims at increasing security of the Gulf of Guinea.APA-Douala (Cameroon) The Cameroonian and French navies, scheduled to conduct joint military exercises in … Continue reading French and Cameroonian Navies Hold Joint Military Exercise In The Gulf of Guinea