Military to take delivery of new equipment this week ...

Military to take delivery of new equipment this week – Jonathan. Home; News. 15 percent of Nigeria's population drug addicts – NDLEA. Enugu: You …

NITDA, Army Plan Locally Manufactured Military Equipment ...

NITDA, Army Plan Locally Manufactured Military Equipment against Insecurity. In another giant step towards addressing security challenges bedeviling the country, the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, through its National Center for Artificial Intelligence Robotics and Robotics, NCAIR, is to collaborate with the Nigeria security operatives in …

Military, ABU to collaborate on made in Nigeria warfare ...

A military team from Defence Headquarters led by Major-General Victor Offiong was at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria on an evaluation visit, for possible collaboration on made in Nigeria ...

NASS approves extra-budgetary funding for military equipment

President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan says the National Assembly has approved extra-budgetary funding for modern equipment to enhance fire power and operational needs of …

Nigerian Army Weapons And Equipment – What To Know ...

The Nigerian army was founded in the year 1900 and they were called the Royal West Africa Frontier Force, the army was formed in the second world war, the British trained Nigerian troops, the 81 st and the 82 nd West divisions fought in the East African Campaign and in the Far East. From a force of 18,000 in Nigeria in the infantry battalion ...

Deep Blue Project: 8 Military Equipment ... - Nigeria News

According to Ogunlesi, the military equipment which are already in Nigeria, are: 1. 16 armoured vehicles for coastal patrol. 2. Two (2) special mission aircraft for surveillance. 3. Three (3) special mission helicopters for search and rescue. 4. Four (4) Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. 5.

Nigeria signs military cooperation agreement with Russia ...

Nigeria and Russia have signed a military cooperation deal providing a legal framework for the supply of equipment and the training of troops, …

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Nigerian Army unveils new locally made weapons, equipment ...

Meanwhile, Nigeria's Defence Minister Mansur Dan-Ali on 1 March, said the country had procured military equipment from Russia and United Arab Emirates to sustain the counter insurgency operation in the northeast. "Mine-resistance ambush patrol vehicles, 120 mm mortars and ammunition were being procured by the Nigerian Army.

Nigeria Military Displays Local Fabricated Equipment @ 58 ...

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New arms for Belarus and Russia's military plans in the ...

On 20-22 May, Milex-2017, an exhibition of defence equipment, took place in Minsk. It featured the first Belarusian ballistic missile. This recent success was one of many for the Belarusian defence industry. On 18 May, the Chairman of the State Military Industrial Committee of Belarus, Siarhei Hurulyou, announced that from 2011 to 2016 the defence enterprises supervised by his committee …

237 Nigeria - The Challenge of Military Reform

10. Improve equipment and logistics by conducting more frequent and intensive equipment audits, ensuring better maintena nce of existing assets and encourag-ing private companies to respond to basic procurement needs. To Nigeria's military and development partners: 11. Persuade the federal government on th e need for deep, comprehensive and sus-

US lawmakers halt $875m military equipment sale to Nigeria ...

US lawmakers halt $875m military equipment sale to Nigeria. United States lawmakers have stalled a proposed sale of attack helicopters to Nigeria based on President Muhammadu Buhari administration's perceived human rights abuse, the …

Report: Nigeria's Military Acquired Equipment to Spy on ...

A new report by CitizensLab has shown that Nigeria's Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) acquired equipment to spy on calls and text messages of Nigerians. The latest report, "Running in Circles: Uncovering the Clients of Cyberespionage Firm Circles," shows that Nigeria's primary military intelligence agency may have been spying on calls ...

Nigerian military receives tanks ... - Vanguard News

Nigerian military receives tanks, artillery from China. Nigeria's military has taken delivery of VT-4 main battle tanks, SH-5 self-propelled howitzers and other equipment …

Insecurity: Military needs new weapons, training — IBB ...

Former military President, Gen.Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, IBB, has expressed concern over the state of insecurity in Nigeria, asking the Federal Government to urgently equip the military …

Boko Haram: Nigeria has purchased $593 million worth of ...

The Pentagon notified US Congress yesterday (Aug. 28) of the sale of $593 million worth of military equipment to Nigeria. The equipment consists of 12 Super Tucano A …

Nigeria's Deep Blue Project bolstered with new equipment ...

Nigeria's Deep Blue Project bolstered with new equipment May 25, 2020 May 25, 2020 Ekene Lionel Nigeria As part of its Deep Blue project for securing the country's territorial waters, Nigeria will be getting quite a large number modern maritime and surveillance systems.

Nigeria's new military chiefs face uphill battle | Chatham ...

President Muhammadu Buhari's recent decision to appoint new leaders at the head of Nigeria's military has put the spotlight on the shortcomings of the country's armed forces. Nigeria is perhaps more insecure now than at any time since its civil war raged in the late 1960s. The Council on Foreign Relations conservatively estimates that ...

Nigerian Army - Equipment

1 - These systems were reported to be in storage by 1995. 2 - This total includes some number of subvariants, such as mortar carrier, command post, armored ambulance, and armored recovery vehicle ...

Minister charges military researchers, engineers on made ...

Minister charges military researchers, engineers on made-in-Nigeria warfare equipment. ... He said the new complex would position the military at an advantage over adversaries when fully utilized.

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Nigeria National Security Adviser Babagana Monguno accuse local tori as im no tok say military equipment money disappear. ... on Nigeria $1bn military equipment. ... di new …

Nigerian Army receives new VT4 MBT, ST1 ... - Military Africa

The new equipment which was offloaded at Apapa's port in Lagos on Wednesday, 8 April, includes VT-4 main battle tanks, ST1 light tank, SH5 105 mm self-propelled artillery and other items. Last year, Norinco won the federal government's bid for the acquisition of military hardware tailored specifically to Nigeria's requirement.

Nigerian Army partners Russia on acquisition of military ...

Bandits in Trouble as Nigerian Army Partners Russia on Anti-terrorism Fight. In no time, the fight against insurgency in Nigeria, especially in the north, will definitely take a drastic turn. This is as the Nigerian Army has disclosed that it is planning on partnering with the Russian government on the acquisition of military equipment.

US lawmakers halt $875m military equipment sale to …

US lawmakers halt $875m military equipment sale to Nigeria. United States lawmakers have stalled a proposed sale of attack helicopters to Nigeria based on President Muhammadu Buhari administration's perceived human rights abuse, the Endsars protests of 2020 that ended in crisis and banditry. According to Saharareporters, the top Democrat and ...

INSECURITY: FG approves additional assets for Nigerian ...

The federal government has approved extra assets to boost the Nigerian military campaign against Boko Haram and Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP). ... The retired General said more equipment and logistics for operational enhancement would help to further combat terrorism and insurgency in Nigeria. ... Latest Nigerian News ...

Nigeria to get more armed UAVs from China

14 October 2020. Nigeria to get more armed UAVs from China. by Jeremy Binnie . The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) will soon receive eight armed unmanned aerial …

Boko Haram: Nigerian Army takes ... - Daily Post Nigeria

VT4 and ST1 tanks are powerful new generation main battle weapons which has a range of 500km. On Wednesday, the COVID-19 medical personnel and supplies from China also arrived in Nigeria.

Active Nigerian Air Force Aircraft (2021) - Military Factory

The Nigerian Air Force manages a relatively impressive collection of modern aircraft - mainly of Western origination. There are a total of [ 23 ] Active Nigerian Air Force Aircraft (2021) entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z).

U.S. Senate Halts Sale Of Military Equipment To Nigeria ...

The United States Senate are holding down a proposed sale of weapons and military equipments to Nigeria, as a result of the constant abuse of human rights by the Muhammadu Buhari administration. Foreign Policy reported that the lawmakers on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee delayed clearing a proposed sale of 12 AH-1 Cobra attack helicopters,…

Nigerian Military May Lose Newly Bought Super Tucano Jets ...

Nigeria was said to have purchased the A-29s at about $500 million through Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programme. The American embassy in Abuja had described it …

List of equipment of the Nigerian Army - Wikipedia

36 This is a list of some equipment used by the Nigerian Army. Due to how large and secretive …