Category Archives: Defence

NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 08 December 2018

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 02 December The NPF stated it had deployed an additional 2,000 personnel from MOPOL, CTU and Sniffer Dog Sections to the North East. The existing strength was given as 47 x MOPOL … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 01 December 2018

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 25 November 2 gunmen mounted on a motorcycle attacked people on their farms in BOGGARE, JIMETA YOLA SOUTH LGA,  ADAMAWA State on the outskirts of YOLA, murdering an elderly couple who were … Continue reading

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Game changers in the North Eastern Nigerian Security Situation

As we draw to the end of 2018 and the 9th year of the Boko Haram insurgency, a review of certain issues seems pertinent. SITUATION ENEMY FORCES One of the key assumptions in my review of Boko Harams 2018 rainy season … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 03 November 2018

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 30 October Gunmen abducted a Modibbo Adamawa University Professor Allan KADAMS from his home in Federal Housing Estate, BAJABURE,GIREI LGA, ADAMAWA State on the outskirts of YOLA around 2.00am The ADAMAWA State … Continue reading

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How to create an Insurgency (3): Nigeria’s Shia Problem- Of Mosquitoes and Testicles

In addition to Boko Haram, bandits in the North west and North centre, Kidnap for ransom, armed robbery, Bakassi, Niger Delta, IPOB, herdsmen/ farmers, the Federal Republic of Nigeria, reignite it’s bloody conflict with the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 27 October 2018

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 22 October Up to 50 gunmen mounted in a truck and several motorcycles, attacked MIFA Village, CHIBOK LGA, BORNO State, 8km from CHIBOK Town from SAMBISA Forest around 8.00pm, killing the village … Continue reading

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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 20 October 2018

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 14 October The NAF conducted intelligence led air strikes with 2 x Mi 35 on suspected enemy camps in the vicinity of BOGUM, MOBBAR LGA, BORNO State 15 October Boko Haram ISWAP … Continue reading

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