ofn ordnance factory of nigeria 1964 1986 kaduna nigeria. the defence industries corporation of nigeria dicon was set up by act of parliament in 1964. the ordnance factory was designed laidout and set up within the year by fritz werner manufacturing.
in the aftermath of the major offensive carried out by nigerian forces in late 2016 in the sambisa forest one of boko harams traditional bastions fn nig 233ria boko haram d 233log 233 de sambisa bbc afrique 24 december 2016. hide footnote and with the governments of the region launching a new joint military operation around lake chad the jihadist group is in retreat.
military field kitchen although not exactly a weapon the field kitchen is important to the military. it is used to provide military troops warm food close to battlegrounds. rocket propelled grenade launcher rpg7 the rpg7s low cost and high effectiveness
mouseover the image to see the anchor logo of the u.s. naval gun factory optical shop annex on the same binocular case lid interior 158902 bytes . crown branded binoculars do come up in advertising or for sale used however these are obviously made with coated optics etc. by companies in japan or elsewhere some decades after the original crown optical was appropriated by the u.s ...
the factory does not have the capacity to manufacture ammunition for the ak47 the most popular assault rifle in the region. nigeria nigeria has the domestic capacity to manufacture small arms which are similar to the ak47 and the requisite ammunition.
there are a total of 61 active chinese army vehicles and artillery 2020 entries in the military factory. entries are listed below in alphanumeric order 1toz . flag images indi ive of country of origin and not necessarily primary operator. return to the modern armor index.
nigeria deserved to be ranked higher but for corruption in the nigerian military that make them to always been challenged disgraced and killed by the bokoharam. i feel embarrassed and unsecured to have come from the most populous nation in africa with weak military.