Tag Archives: CAMEROON ARMED FORCES

POLY TECHNOLOGIES OF CHINA BUILDING 76MM GUN-ARMED LARGE PATROL CRAFT FOR CAMEROON NAVY

Cameroonian and Chinese officials on the fore deck of one of the ships, April 15th 2014, at Qingdao. PHOTO CREDIT: JOURNAL DU CAMEROUN REPORT http://www.journalducameroun.com/article.php?aid=17181 FOOTNOTE: Even as few details are known about these ships, Poly Technologies delivered four units … Continue reading

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FEAR OF BOKO HARAM RECRUITMENT IN CAMEROON; TRAINING BASE IN THE MOUNTAINS IN NIGERIA INDICATED

Cameroon and Nigeria: inextricably linked NEXTDOOR neighbours MAROUA, 16 April 2014 (IRIN) Nigeria’s extremist Islamist group Boko Haram are believed to be actively recruiting fighters across the border in Cameroon’s Far North Region, according to residents and local government officials. … Continue reading

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288 RIFLES, 35 ROCKET LAUNCHERS, 35 IEDs, OTHER WEAPONS SEIZED FROM TERRORISTS AT ABUGASSE IN CAMEROON ; NIGERIAN TROOPS SEIZE TERRORIST WITH 15 AK47 RIFLES AT ALAGARNO

Cameroon and Nigeria: inextricably linked NEXTDOOR neighbours NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA 1 April, 2014 Abuja Military authorities say over 288 rifles, 35 Rocket Propelled Guns and 35 locally-made Improvised Explosive Devices have been recovered from terrorists after a fierce encounter … Continue reading

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CAMEROON ON HIGH ALERT TO COMBAT INSECURITY ALONG ITS BORDERS…PRESIDENT JONATHAN OF NIGERIA DUE TO VISIT YAOUNDE TOMORROW FOR TRANSNATIONAL SECURITY TALKS

PAN AFRICAN NEWS AGENCY 24 January, 2014 Cameroon is on high alert due to the insurgency and political instability in neighbouring countries, and has therefore honed its strategies to counter the situation along its borders. The terrorist activities of the … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE PLANES NOW OPERATING AGAINST BOKO HARAM IN CAMEROONIAN AIRSPACE BY MUTUAL AGREEMENT…OVERFLIGHTS HAVE REPORTEDLY BEEN GOING ON SINCE THE START OF 2014 ????

A NAF Alpha Jet prepares for an air recce/border patrol mission (Translated from French) 16-1-2014 http://www.camer.be/31336/11:1/cameroun-l-armee-nigeriane-poursuit-des-terroristes-de-boko-haram-au-cameroun-cameroon.html When we went to press yesterday , Wednesday, January 15, 2014 , we learnt through reliable sources of an air attack by elements of … Continue reading

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111-MAN NIGERIAN ARMY CONTINGENT SHOWCASES SOLIDARITY IN YAOUNDE, CAMEROON

Nigerian Army Amphibious Forces Suncraft landing craft exits Cameroon’s Bakassi Peninsula, Aug.2008 CAMEROON TRIBUNE 21 May 2013 By Godlove Bainkong The 111 men in a majestic march past held the Head of State and his guests spellbound. Gentle and majestic! … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM ISLAMISTS KILL CAMEROON MAYOR

Imam Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram leader AFRICA REVIEW By YUH TIMCHIA in Yaoundé Friday,October 19 2012 The Islamists Boko Haram based in northern Nigeria have killed a Cameroonian mayor, raising fears about how far the sect members could stretch their … Continue reading

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