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by The Sixth French Republic of Yarosluv. . 1,524 reads.

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"...France cannot be France without greatness...."
CHARLES DE GAULLE, FOUNDING FATHER.

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R É P U B L I Q U EF R A N Ç A I S E!


Minister of War for the
Songhai Empire


Seal of the Ministry for War

Incumbent

Yayale Ahmed
since 19 October 2007

Style

The Honourable

Appointer

Prime Minister

Member of
Member of

Council
Defense Committee

Reports to

Prime Minister

Term length

No fixed term

Formation

1861

Personal Details

Born

Mahmud Yayale Ahmed
April 15, 1952
Shira, Yarosluv

Ethnicity

Tiv

Party

Independent

Spouse(s)

-

Child(ren)

7

Alma Mater

Ahmadu Bello University

Religion

Islam

Songhai Armed Forces


Flag of the Songhai Armed Forces.

Motto

Kuogopa Mto.

Founded

1235

Current form

23 January 1861

Service branches
Service branches
Service branches
Service branches

Imperial Songhai Ground Forces
Imperial Songhai Air Force
Imperial Songhai Navy
Imperial Songhai Rocketry

Headquarters

Aito

Leadership

Mansa
Supreme Commander

Ayub I

Minister of War

Yayale Ahmed

Manpower

Military age

18 years of age

Women?

Yes

Available for
military service

56,000,000 (15-49)

Fit for
military service

52,000,000 (15-49)

Reaching military
age annually

3,000,000

Active personnel

1,253,987

Reserve personnel

109,652

Deployed personnel

0

Expenditures

Budget

UNDISCLOSED

Percentage of GDP

UNDISCLOSED

Industry

Foreign suppliers

Annual exports

Unknown

Songhai Armed Forces


The Songhai Armed Forces are the Armed Forces of the Songhai Empire. It is the unified armed force of the Songhai Empire, consisting of the Ground Forces (ISGF), Navy (ISN), and Ghana Air Force (ISAF). The ISAF is supervised by the Songhai Ministry of Defense.

The Commander-in-Chief of the Songhai Armed Forces is the Mansa of the Songhai, who is also the supreme military commander of the Dora Milaje (DM) and of the Border Guard Unit (BGU). The supervision of the Songhai Armed Forces (GAF) is managed by the Minister of Defense and the Chief of Defense Staff.

Imperial Songhai Ground Forces

The Imperial Songhai Ground Forces (ISGF) is the land branch of the Songhai Armed Forces and the second largest among the armed forces. Major formations include the 1st Division, the 2nd Division, the 3rd Armored Division, 81st Division, 82nd Division, and newly formed 8th, 7th and 6th, Divisions.

Imperial Songhai Navy

The Imperial Songhai Navy (ISN) is the sea branch of the Songhai Armed Forces. The Imperial Songhai Navy command structure today consists of the Naval Headquarters in Aito, three operational commands with headquarters in Lagos, Cotonour, and Dakar. Training command's headquarters are located in Lagos, the commercial capital of Songhai, but with training facilities spread all over the Empire. There are five operational bases, five forward operational bases (with two more soon to come on stream).

Imperial Songhai Air Force

The Imperial Songhai Air Force was formally established in January 1964 with technical assistance from West Germany. The air force started life as a transport unit with aircrew being trained in Canada, the East African Federation and Pakistan. The air force did not get a combat capability until a number of MiG-17 aircraft were presented by the Soviet Union in 1966.

In 2007 the Air Force had a strength of CLASSIFIED. It flies transport, trainer, helicopter, and fighter aircraft.

The Air Force sponsors all Institutes of Technology.

Songhai also has pursued a policy of developing domestic training and military production capabilities. Songhai has continued a strict policy of diversification in her military procurement from various countries.

Songhai Armed Forces


List of equipment of the Imperial Songhai Armed Forces

The Sixth French Republic of Yarosluv

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