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Top 10 security related news in Nigeria

By Capt. Hashim Abdullahi 1. TROOPS CRUSH FLEEING BOKO HARAM TERRORISTS IN YOBE As a result of the ongoing clearance operations through Operation DEEP PUNCH II in Operation Lafiya Dole, some desperate Boko Haram terrorists attempting to escape the theatre through one of the formidable blocking positions in Goniri, Gujba Local Government

Top 10 security related news in Nigeria

By Capt. Hashim Abdullahi      AIR FORCE BOMBS BOKO HARAM WEAPONS IN SAMBISA   The Nigerian Air Force Wednesday said it has destroyed artillery guns belonging to the Boko Haram Terrorists in Sambisa forest with a Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The Director of Public Relations and Information of the NAF, Air Vice

Top 10 security related news in Nigeria

By Capt. Hashim Abdullahi      INADEQUACY OF FUNDS BANE OF MILITARY OPERATIONS IN NIGERIA - BURATAI   The Chief of Army Staff Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai says that inadequacy of funds is the bane of military operations in Nigeria. Buratai made this known when he defended the 2018 budget of the Nigeria Army before

How Fake Data Can Help the Pentagon Track Rogue We

BY Jack Corrigan The Air Force Research Laboratory bought software that trains machine-learning tools to spot groups amassing biological, nuclear and chemical weapons. The Pentagon is investing in software that uses big data to help intelligence officers keep terrorists from getting their hands on biological, chemical and nuclear weapons. The Air Force Research Laboratory on Tuesday announced

Air Force destroys terrorists’ artillery guns

  Babatunde Abiodun A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), at the weekend successfully destroyed an artillery gun and some gun trucks belonging to the Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) in the Sambisa Forest. A NAF Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) platform and the RPA had observed the terrorists withdrawing with the

NAF trains medical personnel on new equipment

  •Holds routine match exercise in Abuja Babatunde Abiodun  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) recently commenced a 5-day hands-on application and upgrading training for selected medical personnel as part of its capacity building efforts to ensure adequate maintenance and serviceability of newly acquired state-of-the-art medical facilities. The Director, Public Relations and Information, Air Vice

Top 10 security related news in Nigeria

By Capt. Hashim Abdullahi      GROUP BACKS SENATE OVER SECURITY SUMMIT, SEEKS MORE SUPPORT FOR MILITARY   Concerned Professionals’ Congress (CPC) has expressed support for the resolution of the Senate to hold a national security summit following the spate of killings and violence across the country recently. The group stated that the

Air assets not enough to fight insurgency- Air Chief

Wings 11 new pilots Babatunde Opalana  The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Wednesday said that Nigeria’s air assets are not enough to fight insurgency and protect the country’s territorial integrity. He said though Nigeria has an arsenal of weapon to fight aerial battle, there is the need