News May 18, 2016 at 07:30 am

Africa’s Most Powerful Militaries in 2016

Charles Ayitey | Contributor

Charles Ayitey May 18, 2016 at 07:30 am

May 18, 2016 at 07:30 am | News

(Photo: www.defenceweb.co.za)

(Photo: www.defenceweb.co.za)

3. Ethiopia: With a labor force of 47,540,000 men and women, the Ethiopian National Defense Force remains the third most-powerful military in Africa. The country currently has a defense budget of $34o billion with total aircrafts numbering 80. To date, the Ethiopian National Army owns a wide array of land systems with its tanks numbering 2,300, towed-artillery at 700, and MLRSs at 183.

Conversations

Must Read