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WORLD EXCLUSIVE: A SINGAPORE TECHNOLOGIES KINETICS 40MM AUTOMATIC GRENADE LAUNCHER(INSPIRATION..HENRY, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

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NIGERIAN ARMY AMPHIBIOUS FORCES

Nigerian Army Amphibious Forces in a heavily armed gunboat patrol in the Niger Delta

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THE NIGERIAN MILITARY’S UNKNOWN JUMBO HAUL OF RIVER GUNBOATS

RIVERLINE WARFARE COMBATANTS GALORE!!! A few years ago, Nigeria made a requisition for 200 river gunboats from the USA. This, according to information put out in the public domain at that time, was to enable the Nigerian military stay on … Continue reading

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TYPICAL NIGERIAN NAVY SPECIAL BOAT SERVICE LANDING CRAFT (ALSO FIELDED BY ARMY AMPHIBIOUS AND SPECIAL FORCES)

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NIGERIA: FG APPROVE N3.7 BILLION(US$23.5M) TO BUY 2 PATROL BOATS FOR NIGERIA CUSTOMS SERVICE

Mr Abdullahi Dikko Inde, Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service CHANNELS TELEVISION 9 May, 2012 The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the procurement of two high speed patrol boats at the cost of N3.72 billion to strengthen the Marine … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY AMPHIBIOUS FORCES INAUGURATE 8 K38 COMBAT CATAMARANS+8 FAST ASSAULT CRAFT

Eight units of 12metre K38 Combat Catamarans(TP Marine) armed with 12.7mm heavy machine guns

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JTF-NIGER DELTA: AMPHIBIOUS FORCES COMPONENT

A heavily-armed 17m Stingray landing craft of the Army Amphibious Forces Escort duties: Combat-ready Amphibious Forces man all three 12.7mm HMG(.50 calibre) gunports Amphibious Forces patrol the waterways of the Niger Delta Stingray landing craft and smaller attack boats quayside … Continue reading

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