In the Nigerian Army, just as in the British Army which it is an offshoot of, there are two distinct tiers rank structure – Commissioned Officers and Non-commissioned Officers (also known as other ranks). The Commissioned Officers are at the top of the hierarchy. They are the management.
The world's most powerful countries are also the ones that consistently dominate news headlines and policymakers. 10. TURKEY Turkey's armed forces are one of the largest in the eastern Mediterranean. 9. UNITED KINGDOM The British Army is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of the British Armed Forces along with the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force.
For some time now, there has been a symbol on the shirts of premiere players, and many persons, myself included have wondered what it really means. The symbol is that of a poppy flower, and if you notice closely in the game between arsenal and Manchester united, a large banner with a drawing of the poppy flower was brought to the center of the football pitch along with some match officials carrying a representative flowers in their hands. The poppy flower on the shirts is meant as a tribute to the soldiers of
The history of the British Army spans over three and a half centuries since its founding in 1660 and involves numerous European wars, colonial wars, and world wars. ... The British Army has been involved in many international conflicts, including the Napoleonic Wars, the Crimean War, and both World War I and World War II.
The Nigerian Army Women Corps was established to harness the potentials of female officers and soldiers to build a Force ready to support Nigerian Army Operations and Engagements. NIGERIAN ARMY WOMEN ARMOURED TANK REGIMENT In the late 1950s, the British Army issued a requirement for an Armoured Vehicle, Reconnaissance (AVR) to undertake the roles of reconnaissance, fire support and anti-tank After studying a variety of proposals the then Fighting Vehicles Research and Development Establishment (which no lon
The Nigerian female officers are hardly sent to the battle field, but they also have their own duties which they perform. Some Nigerian men will not wish to date or marry a female military officer, due to the fact that they are scared of the "military uniform", even though they are beautiful. There was even a time when some military women cried out that men should please come and marry them because they are also humans, even if they are military officers. See some pictures of beautiful female military officers
According to a press release from the British Army, Exercise Warfighter would test UK troops alongside their French and American counterparts in modern combat operations in a "realistic multi-domain simulation," enabling commanders to test the ability of the headquarters to prepare and perform high-intensity operations.
The German Army is the land component of the armed forces of Germany. The present-day German Army was founded in 1955 as part of the newly formed West German Bundeswehr together with the Marine (German Navy) and the Luftwaffe (German Air Force). As of April 2020, the German Army had a strength of 64,036 soldiers. The German Army has eleven different branches of troops, designated as Truppengattungen. Each Truppengattung is responsible for training and readiness of its units and disposes of its own schools and
1. The Nigerian Military School Zaria, was founded as the Boys-Company of Nigeria in 1954. 2. It was established under the auspices of Nigerian Regiment Training Centre of the Royal West African Frontier Force(RWAFF). 3. The School was established along with three others in the British colonial West Africa in the Gambia, Gold Coast(now Ghana), and Sierra Leone. It was modeled after the Boys wing of the British Army. 4. The Present day Military School came into being on May 20, 1954. 5. The Nigerian Military
In a video clip posted by Chief Femi Fani-Kayode on his official Twitter handle, Colonel Richard Kemp, Commander British Army in Afghanistan has explained his view on the Israel Defense Force as against what others think.According to the Colonel, he made it known that there are two views as regards Israel.
There is no country without an Army. They are responsible for the security of the country. Without the military, the country is at risk of attack from the neighbouring country. In this article verifiedblog will be looking at British Army. History; The first English standing army was formed by Oliver Crownwell in 1645 during the civil war. His New Model Army was highly disciplined and well trained. As of 2015, there were 92,000 Professionals in the regular army including 2,700 Gurkhas and 20,480 Volunteer Reserves.
On this day in 1776, the British Army defeated the Americans in the Battle of Long Island. This movement took place when the American Continental Army was led by George Washington. Part of the motives of the battle was to seize control of New York, and as well, isolate New England from the rest of the colonies. If Washington had won, the entire British force would have surrender and payed allegiance to America. But the British ingenuity instead allowed them to escape and continue the fight. This battle is commonly
Training. Army Training Centre (ATC) Pirbright is about 30 miles west of London, close to the towns of Aldershot and Guildford. ATC Pirbright delivers the 14 week training course known as the Common Military Syllabus which is completed by all adult recruits (age 17+) when they join the Army. If regular army, officers can join aged 18 to 26 years and soldiers can join between 16 and 32 years and 11 months. If joining the Territorial Army, officers or soldiers can join between 16 and 32 years and 11 months. In
According to the "Legit News", Mr Tai Fadipe - Davies, a Nigerian- born, British Army Officer, was conferred with the "International Ambassador" award by Police Campaign Against Cultism and Other Vices(POCACOV). According to a statement disclosed by CSP Ebere Amariazu, the National Coordinator of POCACOV, while presenting the award to Fadipe-Davies, in Enugu, on Monday, "he said the gesture was meant to extend the frontier's of the group's fight against cultism, and substance abuse among youths beyond Nigeria."
Kevin Elliott was a private in the British Army. He was given a two week leave, he told his best friend, Barry Delaney, he was scared to go back to Afghanistan. They remembered a promise they had made to one another a few years earlier. Wriggling into the £4.99 Primark dress, Barry Delaney never paused to consider what others might think. He and his best pal Kevin Elliott had made a pact and that was all that mattered. See more pictures The mourners at a funeral in Dundee, Scotland were shocked to see a man
Memory: Meet Sergeant Dipprasad Who Was Awarded By The Queen of England for This Act of Bravery Sergeant Dipprasad successfully defended an attack by 30 Taliban fighters all by himself for 15 minutes. He was a Gurka soldier serving in the British Army in southern Afghanistan, Helmand Province. He was on sentry duty when he heard a noise nearby. Upon investigating, he identified two Taliban insurgents planting an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) near the front gate of his base. He realised he was surrounded
Thomas Moore, also known as Captain Tom, is a former British Army officer who served in India and the Burma campaign during the Second World War (WWII). He later became an instructor in armored warfare. Moore was born 30 April 1920 and will be 100-year-old in few hours. Moore became one of Britain's most beloved residents earlier this month when he raised millions for the nation's healthcare workers. Moore has received over 125,000 birthday cards from fans, according to BBC News. Moore who vowed he was goin
Guinness Book of World Record We all know beautiful timeless songs like Goodbye My Lover and You're Beautiful. But not too many people know the story of James Blunt - the man behind these classics whose story is an interesting one. James was born into a military family. Himself was a former Captain in the British Army. His military service took him around the world on NATO peacekeeping missions and dreadful combats as far as Yugoslavia. As a soldier, he was also one of those assigned to guard the Queen Mother's
Popular people You don't know that stammered at some point Below are the list of popular people that stammered at some point in their life before they made it to stadium. Bruce Willis Bruce Willis is an American Actor, producer and singer.He estruggled with stammering throughout his 20years. Tiger wood Tiger wood is a very popular American golfer. According to him, " I also stuttered as a child and I would talk to my dog and he would sit and listen untill he fell asleep. I also took a class for two yea
12 troops from the 3 Regiment Royal Logistic Corps (RLC), put themselves to the test my attempting to break a brand-new record for the farthest distance pulling a vehicle in 12 hours (team) 3 Regiment RLC are currently based at Dalton Barracks in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. The Regiment is responsible for providing all aspects of logistic support to 1st Armoured Infantry Brigade. The attempt involved dragging a vehicle, which weighed nearly 4,000 pounds, around Blenheim Palace, Oxford (UK). A team of 12 al