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NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNAL SECURITY SITREP- Week Ending 01 September 2018

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 26 August Elements of 82 Div TF Bde conducting a fighting patrol around KUKAWA, KUKAWA LGA, BORNO State reacted to information that suspected enemy were looting KALAMARI Village 30km away. Troops responded, … Continue reading

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The British Are Coming: Britain and African Defence and Security, Post Brexit

As the British Prime Minister concludes her visit to Africa it is pertinent to analyse what  transpired in terms of UK/ African relations and the defence and security implications in light of Brexit and Africa’s needs and wants. The Visit … Continue reading

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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 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 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 07 October 2017

Situation North East (Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States) 02 October Gunmen ambushed an administrative convoy carrying food to bases in the vicinity of SASAWA, MAFA LGA, BORNO State killing 4 soldiers Elements of 159 TF Bn detained a suspected Boko … Continue reading

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Boko Haram’s Rainy Season  Operations 2017: Shaping Operations in the vicinity of Lake Chad

Towards the end of April the rainy season begins, dry riverbeds and ponds fill up, streams and rivers flood, low lying land near water features become swampy. Farmers will begin planting, herdsmen will bring cattle to graze and water, fishermen … Continue reading

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