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BOTH NIGERIAN AIR FORCE ALENIA ATR 42-500 MPA SURVEYOR PLANES NOW ELINT-COMPLIANT

NAF 930 NAF 931 PHOTO CREDIT: GERRY RUDMAN http://www.egphotos.co.uk/bigimage.php?image_id=6503 Photographs show NAF 930 and NAF 931 (ATR 42-500MPA Surveyor planes) which have become even more advanced Special Mission Aircraft as can be gleaned from the photographs after they underwent ELINT … Continue reading

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EXERCISE OBANGAME 2014: NIGERIA SET TO HOST 22 NAVIES IN SEA-BASED EXERCISE; 10 NIGERIAN WARSHIPS AND PATROL CRAFT, 2 NAVAL HELICOPTERS AND NAF ALENIA ATR 42-500 MPA-ELINT PLANES PARTICIPATING

NNS Thunder F90 PHOTO CREDIT: ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY VOICE OF NIGERIA 14 April, 2014 Written by Chiamaka Ikechukwu Lagos The Nigerian Navy is set to host multinational maritime exercise to enhance security in the maritime environment and the Gulf of … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE SUPER PUMA HELICOPTER (NAF 565)

This long-term stored Super Puma, initially withdrawn from service in 1997, was refurbished and upgraded alongside NAF 567 by Eurocopter (Romania) and reintroduced into service in March 2012. At the time in March 2012 when they were reinducted into service, … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN TROOPS RECOVER WEAPONS, RUSTLED LIVESTOCK IN BATTLES AGAINST MILITIA

PM NEWS 13-4-2014 Nigeria‚Äôs military authorities said on Sunday that their assaults on camps of armed militiamen in Kaduna and Plateau States have led to the recovery of arms and some stolen livestock. In a statement issued by Nigeria Defence … Continue reading

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NYANYA SUICIDE BOMB ATTACK : AT LEAST 71 KILLED, 124 INJURED IN NIGERIA BLASTS

PHOTO CREDIT: XINHUA/NIU XIAOXI ABUJA, April 14 (Xinhua) At least 71 people were killed and 124 others sustained injuries in the morning explosion which rocked a large motor park in Nigeria’s capital city Abuja, Nigerian emergency authority and police said … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS IN PICTURES

Nigerian soldiers deployed on counterinsurgency operations in Maiduguri pictured in a Panhard VBL M11 armoured vehicle. A Nigerian soldier on foot patrol in a frontline neighbourhood. A Vickers Mk.3 Eagle tank on the streets of Maiduguri.

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NIGERIAN ARMY COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS IN N.E NIGERIA

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NIGERIA POLICE COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS : FIELD IMAGERY

Men of the Police Counter Terrorist Unit and a soldier in desert camouflage prepare for joint operations Men of the Nigeria Police Counter Terrorist Unit on counterinsurgency operations in N.E Nigeria

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INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE HELPS REDUCE IED THREAT IN NIGERIA

Inspector General of Police, Mr MD Abubakar (standing 3rd from the left) and senior officers of the Bomb Disposal Unit observe the workings of an anti-bomb robotic vehicle. PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIA POLICE FORCE Jeremy Binnie, London – IHS Jane’s Defence … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS : FIELD IMAGERY

A Nigerian soldier deployed on counterinsurgency operations in northeast Nigeria inspects the wreckage of insurgents’ vehicles destroyed in action. Troops and counterterrorism cops clustered around 4WD trucks and a Panhard VBL armoured vehicle. Nigerian troops at a camp from which … Continue reading

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