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CAMEROON REDOUBLE EFFORTS TO COMBAT BOKO HARAM; NIGERIAN SOLDIERS WHO CROSSED INTO CAMEROON RETURN HOME

Cameroon Army soldiers in a Landcruiser truck armed with Chinese-made twin 14.5 mm HMGs photographed at Dabanga in the Far North. In the background is a 30mm cannon-armed Type 07A Infantry Fighting Vehicle made by Poly Technologies Inc. (China) VOICE … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN TROOPS SET TO LAUNCH A MASSIVE MILITARY OFFENSIVE TO END INSURGENCY IN THE RESTIVE NORTHEAST – COAS

LAGOS, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) Nigerian troops will soon launch a massive military offensive to end insurgency in the northeast region of the West African country, Chief of Army Staff Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah has said. Minimah disclosed this in the southeast … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE CREW PERFORM AN ISR MISSION IN AN ALENIA ATR 42-500 SURVEYOR ELINT/MPA PLANE

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WHEN NIGERIAN TROOPS RETOOK THE BORNO TOWN OF DAMBOA

Smart-looking Nigerian troops march into Damboa on either side of an Otokar Cobra APC Nigerian troops undertake confidence-building patrols after the insurgents were cleared out of Damboa Nigerian troops atop an unfamiliar armoured vehicle(surely not a MOWAG APC) move into … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY TO BE REORGANISED – COAS ; AGAIN ALLUDES TO THE DELIVERY OF NEW HARDWARE SYSTEMS

THISDAY 22 August, 2014 By Bassey Inyang The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. Gen. Kenneth Minimah has stated that the Nigerian Army will soon be reorganised to enable it effectively carry out the task of protecting the territorial integrity … Continue reading

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AN ARRAY OF FOUR CONTRACTOR-MANAGED, EX-CHINESE 26 METRE ‘LAUNCH 80′ PATROL CRAFT OF THE NIGERIAN NAVY PHOTOGRAPHED AT PORT HARCOURT (WORLD EXCLUSIVE PHOTO)

These patrol craft belong to a series which were in Hong Kong Marine Police service until 2011 and were known as the “LAUNCH 80 series”. That means they are almost certainly 80ft long (about 26 metres) the Nigerian maritime security … Continue reading

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11 CAMEROONIAN BOYS ESCAPE FROM BOKO HARAM CAPTIVITY IN MADAGALI, N.E NIGERIA

A Cameroonian military convoy led by a Chinese-built Type 07A IFV on the move in the terror-afflicted Far North region. JOURNAL OF TURKISH WEEKLY 19 August, 2014 At least 11 young Cameroonians who had been captured by Nigeria’s Boko Haram … Continue reading

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