The Global Firepower (GFP) has released its 2016 list of the most-powerful militaries in Africa. The ranking — which was based on specific factors including the potential to deflate security threats and attacks by other nations through the means of tactical defense, war, and military deterrence as well as funding — was also dependent upon “compet[ing] with larger, lesser-developed military forces.” Below is a list of the top five African countries that topped the list.
You may also like
- Skeletons in Gambian dictator Yahya Jammeh’s closet to be unearthed by a commission
- Man finally walks free after being wrongfully jailed for 20 years over lover’s murder; victim’s husband arrested
- Racist white Spanish guards violently force black man off train despite having a ticket [Video]
- Tanzania cleverly uses military in construction of $1.92bn railway being built by Turkish firm