Category Archives: NIGERIAN ARMY

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: A ROLAND AIR DEFENCE MISSILE SYSTEM OF THE NIGERIAN ARMY(PROPS:MUDI, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

A Roland Air Defence Missile System of the Nigerian Army

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WORLD EXCLUSIVE: FIRST PHOTO OF AN ALVIS SAMARITAN BATTLEFIELD AMBULANCE OF THE NIGERIAN ARMY (PROPS: MUDI, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

An Alvis Samaritan battlefield ambulance of the Nigerian Army

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, MILITARY HARDWARE, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: FIRST PHOTO OF A ‘SAM-7 STRELA’ 2 OF THE NIGERIAN ARMY(PROPS:CAMOUFLAGE1984, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

A SAM-7 Strela 2 of the Nigerian Army

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, BOKO HARAM ISLAMIC STATE MOVEMENT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, TERRORISM, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: A NIGERIAN ARMY BOFORS FH77 155mm ARTILLERY SYSTEM (PROPS:CAMOUFLAGE1984, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

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VERY RARE FOOTAGE FROM A NIGERIAN TANK SHED: AN ARRAY OF THREE ALVIS SCORPION TANKS AND SIX ALVIS SPARTAN APCs (PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIAN ARMY)

Nigerian Army Scorpion light tanks and Spartan APCs

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, RISK ANALYSIS, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , | 40 Comments

JOINT MILITARY-SSS-POLICE RAID IN SOKOTO: 4 BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS KILLED IN GUN BATTLE…WEAPONS RECOVERED, SUSPECTS ARRESTED

NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA 13 March, 2013 Sokoto Four gunmen including a woman were killed on Wednesday in Sokoto after a raid at their hideout by a joint military and police team. Briefing newsmen on the incident, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Tasi’u, … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY PROCURE 35 DESERT TERRAIN VEHICLES FOR MALI OPERATIONS; TO BE DEPLOYED AFTER APPROPRIATE MODIFICATIONS BY ARMY ENGINEERS

Nigerian soldiers exit a Nigerian Air Force C130 Hercules THISDAY By Senator Iroegbu 12 March, 2013 The Nigerian Army has procured 35 desert terrain vehicles to be deployed to the troops in support of the African-led International Support Mission to … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY TROOPS UNCOVER ARMS CACHE NEAR BARRACKS; 9 PERSONS ARRESTED…SIX AK47 RIFLES, LIGHT MACHINE GUN, ASSORTED IED MATERIEL AND 10 PRIMED IEDs SEIZED

Nigerian Army troops respond to a bomb scare NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA March 6, 2013 Kaduna The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said it has recovered a cache of arms buried underground at a house in Kaduna. The Commander, Internal Security … Continue reading

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NIGERIA COMPLETE FULL TROOP DEPLOYMENT FOR AFISMA OPERATIONS..2 NAF C130 HERCULES PLANES MOVE TROOPS AND HARDWARE, ONE RAF C130 MOVES EQUIPMENT; 1, 210 ARMY AND AIR FORCE PERSONNEL ON GROUND IN MALI AND NIGER

A Nigerian Air Force C130-H30 Hercules plane in Kaduna, Nigeria waits to convey troops to Mali PAN AFRICAN NEWS AGENCY 28 February, 2013 excerpts Nigeria has deployed the full complement of 1,200 troops it pledged for the African led International … Continue reading

Posted in AL-QAEDA IN THE ISLAMIC MAGHREB(AQIM), ANSAR DINE, ARMED CONFLICT, BOKO HARAM ISLAMIC STATE MOVEMENT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, MALI, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGER, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN AIR FORCE, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, TERRORISM, U.S. AFRICA COMMAND, UNITED KINGDOM, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

INDIAN ARMY VICE CHIEF ON 4-DAY VISIT TO NIGERIA

Press Trust of India New Delhi February 26, 2013 India will seek to further strengthen its military ties with Nigeria during Army Vice Chief Lt Gen S K Singh’s four-day visit to that country. The goodwill visit beginning today is … Continue reading

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