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WORLD EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: AT THE LAUNCH OF THE NIGERIAN NAVY’S NEW CAMOUFLAGE UNIFORM

L-R: Ex-CDS Air Chief Marshal Petinrin(in new Navy uniform),new Chief of Defence Staff Vice Admiral Ola Sa’ad Ibrahim, former Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal M.D Umar and Maj Gen EE Bassey, Chief of Administration, Army Nigerian Navy personnel … Continue reading

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COMBINED CTCOIN DRILL (NIGERIAN ARMY+NSCDC CIVIL DEFENDER)

CTCOIN Soldiers and Civil Defenders(red collars) do their thing

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NIGERIAN ARMY CTCOIN TROOPS

Graduands from the Nigerian Army’s 4-week Basic CTCOIN Proficiency programme

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THE EVIDENCE OF THINGS UNSEEN: WHEN CREDIBILITY FRINGES ON GOSPEL TRUTHS

‘C12′ and ‘C16′ clearly visible in an array of Otokar Cobra APCs at Jaji Many months ago and without any photos to back up our assertion, Beegeagle mentioned the fact of having swung through the garrison town of Jaji and … Continue reading

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SPECIAL TASK FORCE COMBINED OPERATIONS

Red berets of the Nigeria Police Anti Terrorism Squad and soldiers on Special Task Force duties in JOS

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NIGERIAN ARMY: COUNTERTERRORISM AND COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS

Nigerian Army Quick Response Group at Lokoja Security checks at a military cantonment in northern Nigeria A Toyota 4WD and an Isuzu 3-ton gun-truck of the Nigerian Army in central Nigeria A Toyota 4WD and an Isuzu gun-truck

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HANGING OUT WITH ECOMOG VETERANS PT.II – A FOOT SOLDIER’S STORY.

Photo: AFP Sometime last year, BEEG EAGLE’S BLOG published details of narratives given by commissioned officers of the Nigerian Army who participated in the West African ECOMOG military interventions in the Liberian and Sierra Leonean Civil Wars. The narratives were … Continue reading

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