This undated photo obtained by BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG way back in September 2014 shows a number of diligent young officers of the Nigerian Air Force posing in front of a Super Puma helicopter. But that is not the news.
In the portion encircled in red, find a minimum of FOUR hitherto unseen unmanned aerial vehicles which my source opined could be unarmed helicopters but which, in the face of a comment attributable to Zachary999 this morning, just might be new Chinese-built M28 drones. If so, LONG LIVE Sino-Nigerian military cooperation. We seek the sternest possible hardware systems for our defence and hope to build sustainable relationships steeped in mutual respect. We are not interested in paper-bound partnerships and endless pontification.
The Nigerian military are modernising at an appreciable pace and on account of this insurgency, shall yet serve humble pie to our voluble and backstabbing international detractors who imagine themselves to be partners. Watch this space then…