Tag Archives: INTERNAL SECURITY OPERATIONS

59 BOKO HARAM INSURGENTS, 3 SOLDIERS KILLED IN 2-DAY BATTLE

Army Chief Says Over 50 Boko Haram Members Killed in Violent Gun Battle December 23, 2011 CHANNELS TELEVISION The Vanguard, today, reported that 59 Boko Haram members have been killed in the gun battle between security agents of the Joint … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICA, AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, ARMED CONFLICT, BOKO HARAM ISLAMIC STATE MOVEMENT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, JOINT SECURITY TASK FORCE, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIA, NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, NIGERIAN AIR FORCE, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN NAVY, NIGERIAN PARAMILITARY FORCES, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, TERRORISM, URBAN GUERRILLA WARFARE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

NIGERIA: MILITARY CAN TACKLE INTERNAL SECURITY CHALLENGES – GOC 3 ARMOURED DIV

Major Gen. Marwa(l) takes over command of 3 Armoured Division from Maj.Gen Idoko – 1 Sept 2011 Jos 14 November 2011 Maj.-Gen. Adamu Marwa, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 3 Armoured Division, has assured the nation that the Nigerian military … Continue reading

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PIRATE ATTACK REPORTED IN NEMBE , BAYELSA STATE

Amphibious troops of the Joint (Military) Task Force on patrol somewhere in the Niger Delta   WARRI, Nigeria, Nov. 1 (Xinhua)   Suspected sea pirates have reportedly attacked speed boat passengers along the Nembe waterways in the Nembe area of … Continue reading

Posted in ARMED CONFLICT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, GULF OF GUINEA, JOINT(MILITARY)TASK FORCE IN THE NIGER DELTA, MARITIME SAFETY AND SECURITY, NIGER DELTA CONFLICT, NIGERIA, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, NIGERIAN AIR FORCE, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN NAVY, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, OIL & GAS, PIRACY, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NIGERIAN MILITARY SEIZES SHIP WITH 5,000 TONNES OF STOLEN OIL

(AFP) YENAGOA, Nigeria Nigeria’s military said Monday it has seized a ship laden with 5,000 tonnes of stolen oil and 30 barges amid rising cases of crude theft in one of the world’s main oil producing regions. The spokesman of … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, ARMED CONFLICT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, GULF OF GUINEA, JOINT(MILITARY)TASK FORCE IN THE NIGER DELTA, MARITIME SAFETY AND SECURITY, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGER DELTA CONFLICT, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN AIR FORCE, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN NAVY, OIL & GAS, PIRACY, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BOMB BLAST HITS NIGERIAN PATROL IN RESTIVE CITY

    23 October 2011     A roadside bomb hit a military patrol vehicle Sunday in the troubled northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri where attacks by suspected Islamists have killed dozens, residents said. The blast occurred at around 6:00 … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN MILITARY ARREST OIL THIEVES, SEIZE VESSEL, FOURTEEN BOATS

  23 October, 2011   Nigeria’s military said Sunday it had arrested 46 suspects and seized a vessel laden with stolen refined petroleum products in the oil-producing Niger Delta. “These suspects, who were nabbed by our patrol teams at River … Continue reading

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BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG (2010)TEMPLATE FOR A “PLATEAU PEACE AND SECURITY INITIATIVE”

  This template has been teed up in response to a question posed by a reader, Hussein, in the post titled “CHRONICLE OF NIGERIAN MILITARY ENGAGEMENTS: 1959-2001”.   Scratching my head and looking back over eighteen months later, this still … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, JOS ETHNORELIGIOUS CONFLICT, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIA POLICE FORCE, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN PARAMILITARY FORCES, PEACE SUPPORT OPERATIONS, RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments