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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

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WORLD EXCLUSIVE: AN UNFAMILIAR PATROL CRAFT(P2000 WATERCRAFT?) OF THE NIGERIAN NAVY…POSSIBLY ONE OF SIX PLATFORMS REFURBISHED BY TP MARINE

What make of patrol craft, most likely refurbished, is this?

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(RECAP) NIGERIAN NAVY SPECIAL BOAT SERVICE: NAVAL UNIT WHERE WOMEN ARE NOT WELCOME

NAVAL UNIT WHERE WOMEN ARE NOT WELCOME By PHILIP NWOSU DAILY SUN Newspapers Friday, December 25, 2009 The Nigerian Navy Special Boat Service (SBS) is gender insensitive and the commanders are not hiding it. Indeed, in this special naval service, … Continue reading

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NIGERIA’S FOREIGN RESERVES RISE TO $36.47 BILLION

President Goodluck Jonathan CHANNELS TELEVISION 1 May, 2012 Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves are at their highest in a year rising by 2.96 percent on the month to $36.47 billion. According to data released by the Central Bank of Nigeria on … Continue reading

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MULTIPLE BOMB BLASTS IN KANO: POLICE ZONE 1 HQ,PASSPORT OFFICE AND AIG’S HOME HIT, SSS DEFEAT 3 SUICIDE BOMB ATTEMPTS…20 BLASTS HEARD

Mr Hafiz Ringim, Inspector General of Police LATEST REPORTS(CHANNELS TELEVISION): 22.OOhrs Nigerian Time(GMT+1) * Three police stations in Kano metropolis were attacked * Enenche Akogwu, Channels Television correspondent in Kano shot dead in the line of duty. Aged 32, Enenche … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AGENCY ARRESTS BRITAIN’S MOST WANTED FIREARMS, DRUG SUSPECT

LAGOS, Sept. 17 (Xinhua)       Nigeria’s National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it had arrested Britain’s most wanted fire arms and drug suspect. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday in Lagos, a statement issued by the agency … Continue reading

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UGANDA PEOPLE’S DEFENCE FORCE TO RECRUIT 3,300

Uganda: UPDF to Recruit Over 3,000 Pascal Kwesiga 2 August 2011   The army is to recruit over 3,000 in a countrywide exercise that kicks off tomorrow. The defense spokesperson, Lt. Col. Felix Kulayigye said a total of 3,000 successful candidates will … Continue reading

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