PreviousNext

United States Army Allegedly Preparing For A Possible Break-Up Of Nigeria

// Headline | United States Army Allegedly Preparing For A Possible Break-Up Of Nigeria
Email to a friend Plain text Print version // Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font

There are strong indications that the United States of America, USA, may be gearing up for a possible balkanisation of the country following developments in the last few years.
This indication is contained in a publication credited to NEWSRESCUE in America, where accounts of an article written by Director of the African Security Research Project in Washington, DC and Guest Columnist of AllAfrica Global Media, Mr. Daniel Volman and speakers in an AFRICOM conference held at Fort McNair were given.

It would be recalled that in 2005, the US predicted that Nigeria would cease to be a nation state in 2015 in view of threats posed by continued ethno-religious crisis over the years. Similarly, the United States military had, in May 2008, conducted a war games test called Unified Quest 2008, to ascertain how its military might respond to a war in parts of Africa with a mention of Nigeria.
Also, the question of how to handle possible splits between factions within the Nigerian government was tested with a plan by the Americans to send about 20,000 troops to secure and take over the oil-rich South while the North would be turned into an Arab aligned, possibly terrorist enclave.

Recent developments in the polity, namely the post-election violence up country, the activities of militants in the South and the recent activities of the Islamic Boko Haram sect in a spate of terrorism-like bomb attacks may have laid strong credence to the claim.

Indications are that the US will favour a disintegration of the country given Nigeria’s not too distant past romance with countries considered not to be allies of the self-acclaimed world super power.
The Nigerian government had not long ago signed deals with Russia and Iran for major resource, military and power (Nuclear generation) mutual ventures. This alliance did not go down well with the US as these nations are considered perpetual enemies. In addition, Nigeria has been promoting development, not by serving US interest but by cooperation’s with so-called third world Nations like Brazil.
The US has been known to be at the center of important breakups in the past. Countries like Vietnam and Korea had the US play a major skewed role, and when these Nations divided into North and South, the US stationed its troops at the border to defend usually the Southern territory, and the Northern usually became a rejected, isolated rudiment.

It would also be recalled that in the 2010 budget, the US had made provision for the expansion of  the operations of United States Africa Command (AFRICOM), which will provide increased security assistance to repressive regimes in Nigeria, Niger, Chad, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and key US allies such as Ethiopia, Kenya, Djibouti, Rwanda and Uganda.
This is even as in 2009, Nigeria’s late President, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, clearly rejected the installation of US AFRICOM military command in Nigeria, probably sensing that the Pentagon had planned to establish a new military command in Africa.

Tagged : Deeper Life Bible church, Jordan Green, Mother Throws Her Baby Away To Fight, Shoprite Opens In Ibadan, Danladi Wushishi, Bayelsa State Government

Headlines Newsview all

Nigerian Army Apprehended Tailors Who Made Dresses For Boko Haram Terrorists

Six Boko Haram notorious kingpins were tracked and captured today, Thursday 28th April 2016, by the gallant Nigerian army in a renewed onslaught on the ... Full story

Igbo Youths Threaten Fulani Herdsmen

Following the massacre of no fewer than 40 people of Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu by Fulani herdsmen last Monday, Igbo ...

Fulani Herdsmen Saga: Northern Governors Defend Fulani

The 19 Northern Governors have taken a strong exception to the branding of perpetrators of crimes around the country as Fulani. The Governors, rising from a ...

Oba Of Benin's Death Is A great National Loss Says President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he received the news of the passing away of the highly revered traditional ruler of Benin Kingdom, Omo n’Oba ...

See Photo Of Fulani Herdmen And Their Cattle Roaming In Front Of Central Bank Of Nigeria In Abuja

A blog reader sent in this picture, What he said after the cut: These guys really feel they can do what even they feel like doing ...

Transition Monitoring Group Reveals: Jonathan’s Agents Offered Us N2 Billion Ahead of 2015 Elections

The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) – a coalition of over 400 civic organizations –alleged yesterday that agents of the Jonathan administration offered it a bribe ...

Read How Dog Brought Home A Week Old Baby In A Plastic Bag From A Dumpster

Everyone knows Pui, the heroic dog, in his rural Thailand town, because he saved the life of a premature baby! It was an usual hot day. ...

Enugu Attack: Why Do We Call Attackers Fulani, But Not Kidnappers Igbo Says Governor

– Northern governors have condemned the recent attacks in Agatu and Enugu – The governors however said it was wrong to label the criminals as Fulani – ...

Nigerian Army Plans To Exhume Bodies Of Our Members Buried In A Kaduna Mass Graves Says Shi’ites

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shi’ites, has alleged that the Nigerian Army is planning to exhume bodies of their members allegedly ...

IPOB Cries Out: South East Governors Have Sold The Igbos

The Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB) has condemned the South East governors and politicians of trading off Ndigbo course for personal and selfish political interest. The ...

Tiwa Savage’s Husband Tunji 'Teebillz' Balogun Tries To Commit Suicide On The Lekki- Ikoyi Toll Bridge

When Teebillz shared his suicide note Thursday morning on Instagram while pouring his heart out about the demise of his marriage to Tiwa Savage, many ... Full story

Comment on: United States Army Allegedly Preparing For A Possible Break-Up Of Nigeria

Rate this article

5.00

Breaking News

Video: Watch How Davido And His Crew Punch A Fan In London

Well - Guess what Davido can do!? He can sing and also fight, peep video of him trashing up a fan in London   ... Full story

Tiwa Savage Cries: Says I Never Cheated On My Husband (Watch Full Video Interview)

In an exclusive interview with Azuka Ogujiuba, ThisDay Editor, which was covered by Pulse TV, Tiwa Savage addressed the allegations, and made emotional revelations about ...

TeeBillz Marriage In Crisis:Read Shocking Revelations Made By Tiwa Savage

In a lengthy chat with Pulse TV yesterday, Tiwa Savage  addressed the controversies and rumors about her marriage and the singer revealed 18 shocking things ...

My Marriage Was A Mistake Says Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage confessed that her marriage to Tunji BALOGUN was a mistake . This shocking confession was contained in the interview conducted by ThisDay’s Azuka Ogujiuba. She ...

REVEALED: Tiwa Savage's Filing For Divorce Was The Cause Of Tbillz Suicide Attempt

Mavins First Lady and African Pop Diva, Tiwa Savage reportedly filed for divorce from husband Tunji Balogun last week Monday, citing irreconcilable differences and infidelity ...

Watch Vector Open Up About The Ycee Diss And His New Project

Vector tha viper is on the hot seat this time talking about his music, relationships and supposed beef with Ycee. Talking points also include collaborations ...

Super Eagles Ogu Shares Lovely Picture Of Pregnant Wife

Hapoel Be’er Sheva midfielder John Ogu has shared an adorable picture of himself and his heavily pregnant wife Chiugo Akaolisa Ogu on Instagram. Ogu who has ...

Mary Onyali Fears Nigeria Might Fail Again At Rio Olympics

Former Nigeria athlete, Mary Onyali, has expressed fears over Nigeria’s medal prospects at the forth-coming Rio Olympics, highlighting inadequate planning as a major reason for ...

Nollywood Celebrities Hosted In Amsterdam By KLM Airline

Top Nollywood actors were yesterday, April 28, hosted at the Netherlands’s Kings Day celebration in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Royal Dutch airline sponsored trip was led by ...

Redknapp Expected To Be Named New Super Eagles Coach

Former Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp has been identified as the strongest candidate to be the new head coach of the Super eagles in a ...