British soldiers train Nigerian Army instructors

The British Military Advisory Train the Trainer Team, on Wednesday completed the training of 250 instructors of the Depot Nigerian Army, Zaria on combating contemporary security challenges. Mr. Haruna, a colonel, said the participants were trained on counter Improvise Explosive Device (IED), Basic Practice, Basics Life Saving, Fighting in Built-up Area, among others. Mr. Musa,Continue reading “British soldiers train Nigerian Army instructors”

Nigerian soldiers lament poor equipment.

Soldiers fighting Boko Haram insurgents in the North East have lamented in the poor state of their equipments and mass killing of their colleagues due to poor fire power and inadequate equipments to persecute the war against insurgents (Bokoharam). A soldier who pleaded anonymity lamented that contrary to claims by their superiors that there was laxity amongContinue reading “Nigerian soldiers lament poor equipment.”

Boy 14 locked up since birth.

A 14-year-old boy who looked “like a zombie in a horror film” has been freed by Israeli police – who believe he had been locked up at home since his birth. Israeli media reported that the boy had told police he was allowed into the apartment’s caged courtyard twice a month with his parents’ supervision,Continue reading “Boy 14 locked up since birth.”

Labour leaked manifesto, what’s there not to like?

1.Fund the NHS properly and stop it being sold off 2.Make sure there are always safe nurse/patient numbers so people don’t die unnecessarily 3.Pay nurses while they train because we bloody well need nurses 4.Fund education properly and create a National Education Service to match the NHS – free at the point of need forContinue reading “Labour leaked manifesto, what’s there not to like?”