Women make up around %11 of Nigeria’s security services (army, navy , paramilitary) and a quarter of the Nigerian army medical Corp. This is one of the most proportion of female personnel in all of Africa. This bears testament to the professionalism of all voluntry Nigerian army forces which us an all voluntary service
So today , on Christmas Day, I have compile 26 photos of Nigerian women serving the nation to honour the women who’s heroic exploits are often overlooked. The photos show Nigerian women in service to the nation. Some will never see their families again.
26 Powerful photo’s of Nigerian woman serving their country.
In March 2016, Oluwatoyin Ogunleye died in service to the nation captured and in a blatant act of cowardice beheaded by Boko Haram in Borno State.
Nigerian female soldiers assigned to Intelligence, signals and ordnance corps deploy.
Presidents Bugari’s all female presidential Guard.
This Ex Beauty Queen, now a Naval officer.
Flight sergeant Minette decorated.
Nigeria’s first female fighter pilot Blessing Lima.