Category Archives: MILITARY HARDWARE

JSTF AVERT BLOODY EASTER IN KANO, IMPOUND CAR PRIMED FOR A SUICIDE ATTACK…14 TERRORISTS AND A SOLDIER KILLED IN FIERCE GUN BATTLE; 14 AK47 RIFLES, IED MATERIEL SEIZED FROM GUNMEN

Appreciative Nigerians wave to troops inside an Otokar Cobra APC in a conflict zone in northern Nigeria VANGUARD KANO, Nigeria 31 March, 2013 The Joint Military Taskforce has averted what would have been a bloody Easter in Kano following a … Continue reading

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JTF – OP PULO SHIELD ARREST OCEANGOING VESSEL AT AKASSA, FISHING TRAWLER AT BONNY ISLAND OVER ILLEGAL BUNKERING..17 SUSPECTS ARRESTED; 25 ILLEGAL DISTILLATION CAMPS, 130 BUNKERING BOATS DESTROYED IN TEN DAYS OF RAIDS ACROSS THE NIGER DELTA

Nigerian Army Amphibious troops of the Joint Task Force patrol in a river gunboat armed with a DShK 12.7mm machine gun, somewhere in the Niger Delta BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG 29 March, 2013 The Joint Task Force “Operation Pulo Shield” in a … Continue reading

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JSTF BUST TERRORISTS’ LAIR AT KANO..ARREST 4 SUSPECTS; SIX AK47 RIFLES, 15 IEDs SEIZED

An Otokar Cobra APC on urban counterterrorism counterinsurgency patrols THISDAY 28 March, 2013 By Ibrahim Shuaibu Operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in Kano on Thursday arrested four terrorists and a number of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) specialists during … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY LAUNCH INFORMATION ALERT SYSTEM TO TACKLE TERROR

First fresh photo since the 1990s: Nigerian Army Steyr 4K-7FA Armoured Personnel Carriers CHANNELS TELEVISION, LAGOS 27 March, 2013 The Nigerian Army has launched an online information system that will track and tackle terrorist threat in the country within fifteen … Continue reading

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JSTF TROOPS REPEL ATTACK ON OUTPOST AT GEIDAM, N.E NIGERIA…KILL 4 TERRORISTS IN ENSUING GUN BATTLE; 3 AK47 RIFLES SEIZED

An Army Otokar Cobra APC and a Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) Ford Ranger 4WD patrol van at the frontlines in northern Nigeria DAILYPOST 27 March, 2013 The Joint Task Force, Operation Restore Order has said that its men in Geidam local … Continue reading

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, BOKO HARAM ISLAMIC STATE MOVEMENT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, JOINT SECURITY TASK FORCE, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, TERRORISM, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

POLICE INTERCEPT BOMB-LADEN CAR IN KANO..7 REMOTELY CONTROLLED IEDs, 14 HAND GRENADES, AK47 AND RPG LAUNCHER SEIZED; CULPRITS ESCAPE IN GUNFIGHT

Battle-weary men of the Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) on counterterrorism operations in Kano await the arrival of Mr President following a 3-day crunch period 20-22 January 2012 during which Boko Haram mounted their biggest-ever attacks which claimed 185 lives and left … Continue reading

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, BOKO HARAM ISLAMIC STATE MOVEMENT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, JOINT SECURITY TASK FORCE, MILITARY HARDWARE, NIGERIA, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, TERRORISM, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

VIGILANT SSS OPERATIVES INTERCEPT TRUCK CARRYING ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS HIDDEN BETWEEN SACKS OF PRODUCE; REVEAL PLOT TO BOMB 16 TARGETS SIMULTANEOUSLY IN LAGOS

Storm troopers of the State Security Service(SSS) THISDAY 27 March, 2013 The recent stringent security measures in Lagos and other Southwestern states appear to be paying off with yesterday’s interception and arrest by operatives of the State Security Service (SSS) … Continue reading

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, BOKO HARAM ISLAMIC STATE MOVEMENT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, JOINT SECURITY TASK FORCE, MILITARY HARDWARE, NIGERIA, NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, NIGERIAN PARAMILITARY FORCES, RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, SPECIAL TASK FORCE, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, TERRORISM, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

SOLDIERS IN GUNBOATS DISLODGE GUNMEN OF THE ‘EGBEMA RADICAL CHANGE’ FROM BESIEGED WATERWAYS IN THE WESTERN NIGER DELTA; RECOVER 4 HIJACKED BOATS IN RAIDS

JTF amphibious forces in a battle-scarred gunboat soldier on in the Niger Delta regardless VANGUARD March 23, 2013 Military personnel have chased away the gunmen, who laid siege, on Thursday, to the Benin River in Warri North Local Government Area … Continue reading

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, BUNKERING, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, GULF OF GUINEA, JOINT(MILITARY)TASK FORCE IN THE NIGER DELTA, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, OIL & GAS, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

2 TERRORISTS KILLED AS IED EXPLODES PREMATURELY IN KANO; FOUR ACCOMPLICES, INCLUDING 2 NIGERIEN NATIONALS, ARRESTED

Men of the Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) atop an Otokar Cobra APC AFP March 23, 2013 KANO Two suspected members of Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram were killed Saturday when an explosive they tried to throw at policemen at a checkpoint … Continue reading

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WORLD EXCLUSIVE: VICKERS MK.3 EAGLE TANKS OF THE NIGERIAN ARMY (PROPS:MUDI, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

Vickers Mk.3 Eagle tanks of the Nigerian Army

Posted in AFRICA, ARMED CONFLICT, BORDER SECURITY, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, LIBERIA, MALI, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NEWS & REPORTS, NIGERIA, NIGERIA SECURITY AND CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, Uncategorized, VETERANS AFFAIRS, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , | 12 Comments