Tag Archives: Africa

Nigeria’s Homeland orders additional patrol vessels from Damen

[Translate] Nigeria’s Homeland orders additional patrol vessels from Damen | Print | Written by defenceWeb, Monday, 20 March 2017 Nigerian company Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Limited has ordered two additional FCS 3307 patrol vessel from Damen, a year after taking delivery of … Continue reading

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From Mercenaries to Private Military Companies: The Collapse of the African State and the Outsourcing of State Security

[Translate] From Mercenaries to Private Military Companies: The Collapse of the African State and the Outsourcing of State Security

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The Laws of War and the Angolan Trial of Mercenaries: Death to the Dogs of War

[Translate] The Laws of War and the Angolan Trial of Mercenaries: Death to the Dogs of War

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SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONALS ABROAD AND THEIR RIGHT TO DIPLOMATIC PROTECTION — LESSONS FROM THE ‘MERCENARIES CASE’

[Translate] SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONALS ABROAD AND THEIR RIGHT TO DIPLOMATIC PROTECTION — LESSONS FROM THE ‘MERCENARIES CASE’

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Mercenaries in Africa

[Translate] Mercenaries in Africa

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Surveillance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

[Translate] Surveillance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

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The emergence of private security governance: Assessing facilitating conditions in the case of Somali piracy

[Translate] The emergence of private security governance: Assessing facilitating conditions in the case of Somali piracy

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Challenges of Providing Security in Lagos State: The Case of Corporate Private Security Organizations

[Translate] Challenges of Providing Security in Lagos State: The Case of Corporate Private Security Organizations

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‘Blackwater Air’ Is Back, and Flying for U.S. Special Forces

[Translate] ‘Blackwater Air’ Is Back, and Flying for U.S. Special Forces A corporate descendant of the notorious guns-for-hire firm just got a $204 million contract to support American troops in Africa. David Axe 02.13.17 1:15 AM ET A mercenary air … Continue reading

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Transcom Awards 3 Firms Air Transportation Service Contracts Worth $518M Total

[Translate] Transcom Awards 3 Firms Air Transportation Service Contracts Worth $518M Total Dominique Stump February 7, 2017 Contract Awards, News 127 Views The U.S. Transportation Command has awarded three companies separate contracts worth a combined $518.1 million to provide air transportation services within the U.S. Africa … Continue reading

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