Author Archives: peccavi

About peccavi

A Nigerian with interests in defence, security, geopolitics, the military particularly small unit tactics, COIN, stabilisation and asymmetric warfare

Geopolitics in the time of Novichok: Russian Influence Operations against Britain

The attempted murder of an exchanged Russian former agent in Wiltshire using a nerve agent particular to Russia, is one of the most dramatic recent provocations from the Russian Federation, which gives a clear indication of Russia’s Strategic intent. The … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 30 December 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 24 December Gunmen attacked KAMALE Village, MICHIKA LGA, ADAMAWA State around 11.00pm killing 4 people and wounding several others. Citizens fled into the mountains 25 December Gunmen mounted in pick up trucks … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 30 December 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 24 December Gunmen attacked KAMALE Village, MICHIKA LGA, ADAMAWA State around 11.00pm killing 4 people and wounding several others. Citizens fled into the mountains 25 December Gunmen mounted in pick up trucks … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 23 December 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 20 December NAF ISR platforms identified suspected enemy activities in the vicinity of TUMBUN RAGO,  North BORNO State bordering Lake CHAD, suspected to be housing elements of the AL BARNAWI Boko Haram … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 16 December 2017

  Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 09 December Gunmen ambushed a 6 vehicle convoy in the vicinity of BULABULIN Village, BORNO State killing 2 soldiers 10 December Gunmen ambushed a military convoy in the vicinity of SANDIYA, … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 09 December 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 04 December Suspected nomadic gunmen attacked LAWARU and DONG Villages, DEMSA LGA, ADAMAWA State around 5.00am, killing several people and burning both down. The attackers then moved to KIKAN, NUMAN LGA Troops … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 02 December 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 21 December Suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked BILACHI Village, FUFORE LGA, ADAMAWA State at night killing one person, wounding one other, displacing others and burning the village 26 November Suspected nomadic gunmen allegedly … Continue reading

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