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3 Zone de Défense [+] Print this page

Also known as: Zone 3| Zone de Défense Numéro 3| defence zone| zone| zone de défense N°3 [+]

Country: Niger [+]

Classified as: Army  Military [+]

Areas of operation

Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Zinder [+] September 2011 [+]


Site First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Zinder [+] 15 February 2016 [+] 18 December 2018 [+]

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Table showing personnel linked to this unit in command, administrative and other roles
Name Rank Role Official Title First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Ibrahim Garba Oumarou [+] Colonel [+] Commander [+] 16 May 2018 [+] 18 December 2018 [+]
Boukari Abdoulaye [+] None Commander [+]


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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
September 2011 Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces Security Sector Governance in Francophone West Africa: Realities and Opportunities 11 January 2019
11 April 2017 Security Force Monitor This unit is a placeholder to represent the hierarchical structure of this branch of the security service, based on the Security Force Monitor's research, as the Monitor does not currently have a source for a parent relationship to a specific, named unit
20 December 2018 Le Sahel Célébration du 60ème anniversaire de la République à Zinder : Imposant defilé des éléments des corps militaires et para-militaires 21 January 2019
27 July 2016 Le Sahel Tillabéri : Cérémonie de passation de Commandement de la Zone de défense N°1 de Tillabéri 25 January 2019
16 May 2018 Agence Nigerienne de Presse 11è Championnat de pentathlon militaire des Forces Armées Nigériennes à Zinder 25 January 2019
21 December 2016 Agence Nigerienne de Presse Le Ministre de la Défense Nationale effectue des visites dans certaines casernes militaires à Zinder 30 March 2020
15 February 2016 Ministère de la Défense du Niger championnat militaire de cross-country 19 February 2019
26 June 2018 Ministère de la Défense du Niger Forces armées nigériennes 20 February 2019
07 June 2013 Tamtam info Visite du Chef d’Etat Major des Forces Armées Nigériennes à la Zone de Défense N°1 : Des instructions fermes par rapport à la rigueur et à la vigilance 21 January 2019