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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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AMISOM NIGERIAN FORMED POLICE UNIT ROTATION IN SOMALIA (6 JANUARY, 2014)

Mobile Policemen deployed to the AMISOM Nigerian Formed Police Unit clustered around a Streit Spartan Mk.II APC, a lorry and a Toyota Hilux truck in Mogadishu, Somalia. PHOTO CREDIT: AFRICAN UNION/AMISOM/UNITED NATIONS/IST PHOTO CREDIT: KEYDMEDIA

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“EXERCISE HASKE BIYU 2014″ : NIGERIAN MILITARY, PARAMILITARY JOIN FORCES TO FIGHT INSURGENCY

CTCOIN troops and Civil Defenders(red collars) do their thing LEADERSHIP 10 April, 2014 The Nigerian military and paramilitary are set to join forces to fight insecurity,particularly that posed by the Boko Haram insurgents. The commandant, Armed Forces Command and Staff … Continue reading

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ANOTHER ‘STRETCH VARIANT’ LOCKHEED C130-H30 HERCULES PLANE GEARING UP TO RE-ENTER NIGERIAN AIR FORCE SERVICE

Photographed last week in the United Kingdom where she is undergoing refurbishment and upgrades, NAF 918 can be expected to resume mainstream combat support operations with the Nigerian Air Force in the nearest future, further increasing the options available to … Continue reading

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AMISOM NIGERIAN FORMED POLICE UNIT : MEDAL CEREMONY AT MOGADISHU (9 APRIL, 2014)

Members of the Nigerian FPU (Formed Police Unit) perform in a medal ceremony on April 9 in Mogadishu, Somalia. The Nigerian contingent of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), who provide policing for the mission, gathered today at Mogadishu … Continue reading

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