Tag Archives: DARFUR

PHOTO NEWSREEL: NIGERIAN CONTINGENT TO THE UNAMID PEACEKEEPING FORCE IN DARFUR, SUDAN (WORLD EXCLUSIVE)

Toyota Landcruiser 4WD vehicles of the Nigerian Army in Darfur A Nigerian UNAMID peacekeeper mans a GPMG mounted on an Otokar Cobra APC A convoy of Toyota Landcruiser and Hilux 4WD trucks of the Nigerian Army in Darfur, Sudan

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800 OFFICERS AND MEN OF 21 BATTALION SET FOR DEPLOYMENT TO DARFUR, SUDAN ; MILITARY WILL SOON END BOKO HARAM INSURGENCY – COAS

Nigerian troops graduate from pre-deployment training at the Nigerian Army Peacekeeping Centre, Jaji PHOTO CREDIT: NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA THE GUARDIAN 7 August, 2013 THE Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Azubuike Ihejirika Wednesday, vowed that the military will soon … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN UNAMID TROOPS IN DARFUR

Nigerian UNAMID peacekeepers in a Toyota Landcruiser 4WD vehicle and Otokar Cobra APCs patrol the Kalma Camp for internally displaced people in Nyala, South Darfur, Sudan

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NIGERIAN ARMY: SHADES OF DESERT CAMOUFLAGE IN FOCUS

Nigerian UNAMID troops in Darfur, Sudan The first pattern of desert camouflage used by the Nigerian Army, it was first used for AMIS operations in The Sudan. During the July 2009 uprising by Boko Haram which was put down by … Continue reading

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UNAMID OPERATIONS: NIGERIAN ARMY TROOPS AND GUN-TRUCK IN DARFUR

Nigerian UNAMID troops in Darfur, Sudan

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DEPLOYMENT OF NIGERIAN TROOPS IS INTENDED TO BLOCK INSURGENTS – NAPKC COMMANDANT; 2 BATTALIONS UNDERGOING ‘RELEVANT TRAINING’ FOR MALI OPERATIONS..20 BATTALION CONCLUDE PRE-DEPLOYMENT TRAINING FOR DARFUR

Another batch of Nigerian troops from 323 Air Defence Artillery Regiment(NIBATT 39)conclude pre-deployment training preparatory to deploying in Darfur,January 4th, 2013. Since then, 333 Air Defence Artillery Regiment(NIBATT 40) and 20 Battalion(NIBATT 41)have concluded their pre-deployment training courses PHOTO CREDIT: … Continue reading

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UNAMID CALLS FOR FULL ACCESS TO AFFECTED POPULATIONS IN DARFUR

Nigerian UNAMID peacekeepers patrol in a Toyota Hilux and an Otokar Cobra in Darfur, Sudan UNITED NATIONS Jan. 31 (Xinhua) The African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) urged all parties to allow full access by UN and humanitarian bodies … Continue reading

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