Tag Archives: NIGERIAN POLITICAL HISTORY

NIGERIAN TROOPS ON ANTI-TERROR TRAINING ABROAD – AFP

Nigerian troops ‘on anti-terror training abroad’ (AFP) LAGOS — Nigerian soldiers are undergoing anti-terrorism training abroad following a recent spate of deadly gun and bomb attacks blamed on a radical Islamist sect, an army spokesman said on Thursday. “This new … Continue reading

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PHOTONEWS:VOTER MOBILISATION AHEAD OF 2011 NIGERIA POLLS

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2011 NIGERIA POLLS: FOREIGN AFRICAN NATIONALS REGISTERING EN MASSE IN LAGOS !!

Do we STILL have ANYTHING which resembles a security and intelligence capability in Nigeria? If so, how come our sovereignty and national security interests can be so easily and flagrantly violated? For how long will citizens of Niger Republic continue … Continue reading

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2011 POLLS: NIGERIA’S FORMER MILITARY RULER,GENERAL BABANGIDA, DECLARES HIS INTEREST

IBB Formally Declares to Contest for President CHANNELS TELEVISION, LAGOS September 15, 2010 0:00 am Former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida on Wednesday, September 15 formally declared his intention to run at the Eagles Square in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR:FRANCE BACKED BIAFRA TO THE HILT

Keeping Biafra Alive TIME MAGAZINE Friday, Dec. 06, 1968 Perhaps the most important single reason for battered Biafra’s continuing survival against the attacks of the Nigerian Federal Army is a steady infusion of French military aid. Although the French will … Continue reading

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DEPUTY LEADER OF BOKO HARAM ALIVE, VOWS TO KEEP ON FIGHTING

Article published the Friday 02 July 2010 – Latest update : Friday 02 July 2010 Boko Haram deputy alive, vows to continue anti-Western fight Bodies of Boko Haram members after their showdown with security forces Reuters RFI NEWS By Ben … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR:THE MERCENARIES OF BIAFRA

Biafra: The Mercenaries TIME MAGAZINE Friday, Oct. 25, 1968 From the outset, the war between Nigeria and secessionist Biafra loomed as an unequal contest. It was not surprising that, as in the earlier Congo conflicts, foreign mercenaries were drawn to … Continue reading

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