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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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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE, NIMASA SHOWCASE THE FIRST OF SEVEN INCOMING ISR PLANES; GEARED TOWARDS CHECKING THE ACTIVITIES OF PIRATES AND ILLEGAL BUNKERERS IN THE MARITIME DOMAIN

PHOTO CREDIT: PM NEWS DAILY TIMES 20 August, 2014 The country’s military on Tuesday took the wraps off a new aircraft to tackle high sea pirates off the country’s coast, as well as maritime hijackers and oil thieves. The high-tech … Continue reading

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NNS TIGER P740, A ‘PRIVATELY CONTRACTED PATROL CRAFT’ OF THE NIGERIAN NAVY

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NIGERIAN FORCES WELL TRAINED AND EQUIPPED TO COUNTER THE BOKO HARAM THREAT – OLUKOLADE

Nigerian mortar crews and a Toyota Landcruiser gun truck WORLD STAGE 13 August, 2014 While seeking for a better understanding of the Nigerians and the media on the war on terror, the Defence Spokesman,Major General Chris Olukolade has declared that … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE REDEPLOY BRASSHATS; NEW AIR OFFICERS COMMANDING, BRANCH CHIEFS, COMMANDERS AND DIRECTORS EMERGE

VANGUARD Thursday August 14th,2014 By Kingsley Omonobi ABUJA The Nigerian Air Force has effected a shake-up in its high command with the appointment of new Air Officers Commanding, AOCs. According to a statement by the Director of Airforce Public Relations, … Continue reading

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COUNTERTERRORISM : NIGERIA POLICE FORCE SET UP TACTICAL OPERATION POINTS IN NORTHEAST AND NORTHWEST NIGERIA

WORLDSTAGE 14 August, 2014 As part of strategic measures lined up to contain the illegal movement of small arms and light weapons and other explosive materials, the Acting Inspector- General of Police, IGP Suleiman Abba, NPM, mni has ordered immediate … Continue reading

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