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MILITARY

How Boko Haram Recruited 13 Years Olds as Child Soldiers.

According to Defense News Nigeria, Boko Haram has been adopting the use of child soldiers tactics. After the previous Boko Haram's leadership’s desperate tactics of recruiting more fighters to make up for their already depleted soldiers, the group began the process of training and recruiting children as Young and 13 years of age as child soldiers in the Tumbus of Lake Chad. These minors and underaged fighters are being deployed in different locations across the region of Lake Chad. Impeccable and very reliable

  1 year ago ago
How Boko Haram Recruited 13 Years Olds as Child Soldiers.

MILITARY

Video: Reactions As Female Soldier Was Spotted Fighting Boko Haram

Terrorism had being a great challenge to the Nigerian Military but thank God the soldiers have started making progresses as there have been several success stories against the Boko Haram since the emergence of the new Service Chiefs. Infact the Boko Haram members seem to be on a serious hot seat as the military has recently started bombarding them with incessant attacks which always leave scores of Boko Haram members dead. This has really boosted the morale of the Nigeria military to continue searching every

  1 year ago ago
Video: Reactions As Female Soldier Was Spotted Fighting Boko Haram

MILITARY

Evidences that Nigerian Army is gradually winning the war against Bokoharam remnants.

Boko Haram group has been trying to establish an Islamist state in Northeastern Nigeria since 2009. The so-called Jihadist group has also extended its attacks to different countries in the Lake Chad Basin, like Nigér, Chad and Cameroon. Several reports has accused the Nigerian military of complacency in the attempts to undermine the group's strength. But the year 2021 has witnessed an immense successful operations, that looks like the end is near for the deadliest terror group. However, president Muhammadu

  1 year ago ago
Evidences that Nigerian Army is gradually winning the war against Bokoharam remnants.

MILITARY

Meet the Nigerian Air Force K-9 Unit, the First and Only One of Its Kind in West Africa (Photos)

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has a set of defence canines that are stationed across several bases, deployed with their human counterparts. Their ranks are given as a sign that the dog should be trusted From bomb detection to Patrol services they share the same devotion and sacrifice as people do. NAF personnel went through extensive training in cover tracking, rappelling, waterman-ship and other special terrain exercises, meant to equip operatives with the skills necessary to execute a variety of missions alongside

  1 year ago ago
Meet the Nigerian Air Force K-9 Unit, the First and Only One of Its Kind in West Africa (Photos)

MILITARY

"United States Helping Nigeria To Fight Boko Haram Is Not A Priority"- An American Man

A shocking video where American broadcasters were debating about Boko Haram atrocities in Nigeria has gone viral on social media.The video was shared by one of the popular Twitter page "Defense News Nigeria" In an interview with one of the News broadcaster, he said "what is happening in Nigeria is horrible yet it is not a priority.

  1 year ago ago

MILITARY

Nigeria begins repairs of her flagship, NNS Aradu at Naval Dockyard, Lagos

In a series of tweet by the Defense News Nigeria, Nigeria's former flagship, NNS Aradu is undergoing repairs at Naval Dockyard, Lagos. NNS Aradu (F89) is a Meko 360 class general purpose frigate. Aradu (Hausa word for "thunder") has not been in operation for some years now and needed repairs to be fully fit for maritime operations. The 125.6 metre ship is the largest in the Nigeria Navy. Aradu has capabilities for anti-air, anti-surface and anti-submarine warfare. Additionally, the ship carries a ship-borne

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria begins repairs of her flagship, NNS Aradu at Naval Dockyard, Lagos

POLITICS

See Video and Photos of Nigerian Navy performing a World class "Silent Drill" Display.

Who said Nigeria Military isn't the best in the world? That person hasn't seen this video posted by the Defense News NIGERIA Twitter handle. The video which was tagged "NIGERIAN Navy "Silent Drill" display is more than just a sight to behold. The NIGERIAN Navy once again proved why they are the best amongst the three military arms. The drill involved match Past, acrobatics, disarming methods and Also displays of strength by the men and women of the NIGERIA Navy. Amongst the drills performed includes a beautiful

  1 year ago ago
See Video and Photos of Nigerian Navy performing a World class

SOCIETY

Exclusive: The Notorious Bandit Commander In Niger State Has Been Caught

The Niger state Police Command on Friday disclosed that one of its patrol team had captured an infamous Bandits commander known as Jack Bro Yellow.The infamous bandit commander in Niger State, Jack Bros Yellow was captured by the Nigerian army during a sting operation.The news was shared from a popular Twitter page, "Defense News Nigeria" Jack Bros Yellow was famous for demanding ransom from communities for peace to reign.

  1 year ago ago
Exclusive: The Notorious Bandit Commander In Niger State Has Been Caught

ACCIDENT

NAF: Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile Has Died in an Auto Accident.

According to Defense News Nigeria,The Nigerian Airforce has lost a gem. Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile who was was involved in an auto crash has lassed6on after sustaining head injuries from the accident. The victim,Tolulope Arotile was the first female combat helicopter pilot in Africa. Flying Officer Tolulope was inducted into the Nigerian Airforce in September 2017, while becoming a member of the Nigerian Defence Academy Regular Course 64. She was the first ever female combat helicopter pilot in the Service.

  1 year ago ago
NAF: Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile Has Died in an Auto Accident.