The Sambisa forest is a 66,000 sq km expanse of land that lies 70 km from Maiduguri. It was formerly Africa’s biggest game reserve but was abandoned after years of … Continue reading Operation Lafya Dole : Ground Component.The Assault and Capture of Sambisa.
Two Part Series. Reorganisation and preparation. Operation Lafya Dole (final offensive ) REORGANISATION Through out history, the struggle for peace and stability largely comes to fruition through wars fought by … Continue reading How Boko Haram’s Dream of an Islamic Caliphate was Crushed.
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 Nigerian military for decades was considered one of the best equiped and capable fighting force on the continent. It emerged victorious in the bloodiest civil war Africa has ever … Continue reading How the Nigerian Military Found its Mojo Back !!
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.