Monthly Archives: June 2014

IMAGERY FROM THE NIGERIAN NAVY’S “EXERCISE MAJEPO 2014”

Nigerian Navy ships led by NNS Burutu P174, a 38 metre Sea Eagle Mk.II stealth Offshore Patrol Craft, photographed at sea during Exercise MAJEPO, May 2014. Sailing immediately behind NNS Burutu is NNS Dorina P101, a 32 metre OCEA FPB … Continue reading

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NIGERIA, CAMEROON TO FIGHT SEA PIRATES ; NIGERIAN NAVY CHAMPION DRASTIC CURB IN ILLEGAL OIL BUNKERING

NNS Andoni P100, a 31 metre patrol ship crafted with pride in the Federal Republic of Nigeria SUNDAY SUN 29 June, 2014 The Nigerian Navy has hinted that plans are on the way to form a synergy with Cameroon to … Continue reading

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LIVING IN “TOTAL FEAR” OF BOKO HARAM IN CAMEROON’S NORTH

Cameroonian soldiers in a Landcruiser gun truck armed with a Chinese-made Type 58 twin 14.5mm AAMG system. PHOTO CREDIT: SKY NEWS REUTERS 27 June, 2014 by Tansa Musa AMCHIDE, Cameroon An iron bar balanced between two metal poles is the … Continue reading

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MULTINATIONAL JOINT TASK FORCE TROOPS KILL 53 INSURGENTS IN GUN BATTLE AT THE FRONTIER TOWN OF DUGURI ; 5 MACHINE GUNS, 18 RIFLES AND 25 HAND GRENADES SEIZED…2 SOLDIERS KILLED, 5 INJURED

Nigerian Special Forces commandos undertake confidence-building foot patrols in the far northeastern district of Baga. DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS NIGERIA (Press Release) 27 June, 2014 In a separate encounter around Duguri near Nigerian–Nigerien border, troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force stormed … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN TROOPS DESTROY MAKESHIFT CAMP AT MIYANTI AND BULUNGU IN BORNO; 50 INSURGENTS KILLED, 11 MACHINE GUNS AND 15 RIFLES SEIZED…TRUCKS, FUEL DUMP DESTROYED

A Nigerian soldier deployed to the northeastern frontlines stands beside a new Chinese-built BigFoot MRAP, one of a batch supplied recently to the Nigerian Army PHOTO CREDIT: SIRIUS BLACK DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS NIGERIA 27 June, 2014 A makeshift camp of terrorists … Continue reading

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POLICE ANTI-BOMB SQUAD AVERT BLOODBATH AT KANO; DEFUSE 13 HIGH CALIBRE IEDs IN A RICKETY CAR

A Streit Cougar APC of the Police Mobile Force VANGUARD June 28, 2014 The Police in Kano State said it had discovered 13 high calibre Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs, at Sauna-Fafunga in Dakata area of Kano metropolis. The Commissioner of … Continue reading

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NIGERIA DEFENCE AND SECURITY BUDGET ANALYSIS (COURTESY RUGGED7, A BEEGEAGLE’S BLOGGER)

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