Category Archives: POLICE FORCES

JSTF KILL TWO SUSPECTED GUNMEN, ARREST FOUR OTHERS IN BOTCHED ATTACK ON A KANO CHECKPOINT

An Otokar Cobra APC on urban counterterrorism counterinsurgency patrols NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA February 24, 2013 Kano The Joint Security Task Force (JTF) on Saturday shot dead two suspected gunmen and arrested four others in the Kano metropolis. An eyewitness … Continue reading

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NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE STEP UP BORDER PATROL TO CURB ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS

THISDAY 31 January, 2013 As part of its effort to curb the influx of illegal immigrants into the country, the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has reinforced the country’s border by recalling more officers from the hinterland where they are not … Continue reading

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WORLD EXCLUSIVE: EEBEN BARLOW, AFRICAN COUNTERINSURGENCY AND EXPEDITIONARY OPERATIONS LEGEND, SPEAKS TO BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG; REVIEWS THE OTT PUMA M26-15 MINE PROTECTED VEHICLE..SHEDS LIGHT ON HIS ENGAGEMENTS AFTER ‘EXECUTIVE OUTCOMES’

OTT Puma M26-15 Mine and Blast Protected Vehicles bring up the rear of a KDF column KDF Puma M26-15 Mine and Blast Protected Vehicle(MBPV) Yesterday in the trending thread titled “BRAZILIAN OFFSHORE PATROL VESSEL..”, we mentioned the fact that Eeben … Continue reading

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KENYAN INTERNAL SECURITY MINISTER, PROF GEORGE SAITOTI, KILLED IN POLICE CHOPPER CRASH

Officers and men of Kenya’s Administration Police – answerable to the late Prof. Saitoti’s Ministry RTE NEWS 10 June, 2012 A senior Kenyan cabinet minister and his deputy were killed when a police helicopter crashed into a forest just outside … Continue reading

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KENYAN POLICE, SOLDIERS ABUSING SOMALIS – HRW

Kenya Army troops at the Liboi border post VOICE OF AMERICA (04 May) Human Rights Watch is accusing Kenyan police and soldiers of rampant human rights abuses against ethnic Somalis and Kenyans citizens without facing any consequences. The International Rights … Continue reading

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GUNMEN BLOW UP PARAMILITARY GSU VEHICLE IN NORTH KENYA, FOUR INJURED

Men of Kenya’s paramilitary General Service Unit GARISSA, Kenya, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) Unknown gunmen blew up a Kenyan security vehicle in the Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya, injuring at least four people, officials have confirmed An eye witness at … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, ARMED CONFLICT, BORDER SECURITY, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, KENYA, POLICE FORCES, RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, TERRORISM, URBAN GUERRILLA WARFARE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LAGOS STATE GOVT DONATES 10 APCs, 50 VEHICLES TO STATE POLICE COMMAND

Men of the Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) clustered around their new APCs Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola yesterday presented 50 patrol vehicles, 10 Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs), 100 walkie-talkie and 200 bulletproof jackets to the State Police Command. The state government … Continue reading

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NIGERIA POLICE MOBILE FORCE: MOPOL SQUADRON COMMANDERS AS OF APRIL 2011

Men of the MOPOL 10 SQUADRON on the move in a Saxon APC in Bauchi, NE Nigeria Ahead of the rescheduled 2011 polls, Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police, Mr Hafiz Ringim, ordered the redeployment of Commanders of Police Mobile Force … Continue reading

Posted in COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, JOINT SECURITY TASK FORCE, MILITARY HARDWARE, NIGERIA, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, POLICE FORCES, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, SPECIAL TASK FORCE, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, TERRORISM, URBAN GUERRILLA WARFARE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

BOKO HARAM: POLICE RESUME BORDER PATROL WITH NIGER

Personnel of Nigeria’s anti-riot Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) in a British-made Saxon APC SATURDAY MIRROR 24/09/2011 • Security tightened around facilities in Abuja Nigeria has resuscitated its joint border patrol with Niger Republic in order to prevent further illegal movement of … 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

Posted in AFRICA, GULF OF GUINEA, NEWS & REPORTS, NIGERIA, NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, NIGERIAN PARAMILITARY FORCES, POLICE FORCES, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment