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Also known as: 21 Armored Brigade| 21-Armoured Brigade| 21 Bde| 21 Brigade

Country: Nigeria

Classified as: Army  Military

Areas of operation



Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Mafa 26 June 2016
Monguno 26 January 2015
Bama 2 September 2014 3 June 2018
Konduga 16 August 2014
Kaga 8 September 2013
Borno 12 June 2011 13 May 2013
Maiduguri 2009 15 June 2011
Geidam 31 December 2003

Sites



Site First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Bama 8 June 2018
Bama 2 September 2014 1 May 2017
Maiduguri 16 August 2014
Giwa Barracks 31 December 2003 27 March 2016

Memberships

Multi-unit organizations that this unit is part of
Name Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
African Union/United Nations Hybrid operation in Darfur African Union/UN Hybrid operation in Darfur
UNAMID
Peacekeeping 14 October 2007
Operation Lafiya Dole Operation Lafia Dole
Operation Zaman Lafiya Dole
Army
Joint Task Force
Military
Police
State Security Service (Internal Security)
7 November 2015 3 June 2018
Joint Task Force Operation Restore Order I Joint Special Task Force in Maiduguri
Joint Task Force in Borno
Joint Task Force in Borno State
Joint Task Force in Maiduguri, Borno State
Joint Task Force (JTF) tagged "Operation Restore Peace"
Joint TASK Force MAIDUGURI
Joint Task Force, Operation Restore Order
JTF
JTF in Borno State
JTF in Maiduguri, Borno State
JTF Operation Restore Order
JTF ORO
JTORO
operation restore peace
ORO I
Air Force
Army
Joint Task Force
Military
Navy
Police
State Security Service (Internal Security)
12 June 2011 13 May 2013

Parent units

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Subsidiaries


Name Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
212 Tank Battalion 212 Battalion
212 BN
Army
Military
12 June 2011 13 May 2013
21 Armoured Brigade Garrison Army
Military
28 August 2014
202 Tank Battalion 202 Battalion Army
Military
8 August 2010 18 June 2018
155 Task Force Battalion Army
Military
31 March 2016
151 Task Force Battalion 151 Battalion Army
Military
27 March 2016 8 June 2018
103 Battalion 103 BN Army
Military
7 November 2015

Personnel

Table showing personnel linked to this unit in command, administrative and other roles
Name Rank Role Title First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Benjamin Ahanotu (21 Armoured Brigade) None Chief of Staff July 2009
Tanko Y. Gaiya Brigadier General Commander 20 February 2011 12 December 2011
Sunday Idoko Brigadier General Commander 19 March 2008
Simon Hart Brigadier General Commander 11 March 2002
R.O. Bamigboye Brigadier General Commander 15 February 2012 September 2013
Muhammed Idris Yusuf Brigadier General Commander Acting Commander 11 December 2013
Muhammed Idris Yusuf Colonel Commander Acting Commander 19 September 2013 10 December 2013
Mohammed Sani Ali Brigadier General Commander 29 July 2015 28 December 2015
Kawoji Alhaji Sayuti Yahaya Brigadier General Commander 20 March 2008 17 March 2009
John Ekperene Colonel Chief of Staff 18 March 2014
Ibrahim Hassan Ndaliman Brigadier General Commander 8 August 2010 27 January 2011
Garba Audu Brigadier General Commander 1 May 2017
AG Nora Colonel Commander Acting Commander 18 July 2018
Adama Garba Laka Brigadier General Commander 13 July 2016 30 April 2017