Monthly Archives: September 2015

NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 19 September 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 13 September The Army states that ‘dozens’ of Boko Haram had surrendered. Specific numbers, dates and locations were not given 14 September Chief Ambrose IYORTYER a traditional ruler from USHONGO, USHONGO LGA, BENUE State, led a group … Continue reading

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BIAFRA: What if the Civil War was to Reoccur?

In this series we have looked at the operational and strategic lessons of the Nigerian Civil War, this instalment analyses how a secessionist effort would be conducted today. As discussed previously, Biafra’s military defeat was a result of strategic decisions … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 12 September 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 07 September KANO State Police command stated they had arrested 2 suspected armed robbers who allegedly dressed in military uniform and operated along the KANO MAIDUGURI Road. Also recovered was a Honda Accord, $14,900 and 2 x … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 05 September 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 30 August The DSS states it has arrested the 9 man IED cell responsible for attacks in POTISKUM, KANO, ZARIA and JOS. The cell was led by Usman SHUAIBU (aka MONEY) who was arrested on 8th of … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 29 August 2015

Situation Friendly Forces 24 August The DSS charged former NSA Col Sambo DASUKI (retired) with ‘acts capable of undermining national security’, unlicensed fire arm possession Police from the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) in KANO, KANO State have arrested several … Continue reading

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