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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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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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