Military Schools in Nigeria

How many Nigerian military academies are there?

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  • Air Force Military School

    Established: 1980 Jos

    Air Force Military School, Jos {AFMS} is a Military and Academic Institution located in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. Established on 18 August 1980, the School has graduated over 4660 junior airmen as of July 2015.

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  • Armed Forces Command and Staff College

    Established: 1976 Jaji

    The Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji is a training facility for the Nigerian Armed Forces, including the army, air force and navy. It is near the village of Jaji, Nigeria, about 35 km northeast ...

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  • National Defence College

    Established: 1999 Dhaka

    The National Defence College of Bangladesh (NDC) (Bengali: ন্যাশনাল ডিফেন্স কলেজ) is relatively new. It was established in 1999 in the city of Dhaka.

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  • Nigerian Army College of Logistics

    Established: Lagos

    Nigerian Army College of Logistics, Lagos – school for training middle career Nigerian Army officers on military logistics;

  • Nigerian Defence Academy

    Established: 1964 Kaduna

    The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) was established on 5 February 1964 in response to the defence needs of independent Nigeria to train officers for the Armed Forces of Nigeria.

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  • Nigerian Military School

    Established: 1954 Zaria

    The Nigerian Military School Zaria, founded as the Boys-Company of Nigeria in 1954, was established under the auspices of Nigerian Regiment Training centre of the Royal West African Frontier Force (RWAFF). The school was established ...

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  • Nigerian Navy Secondary School

    Established: 1982 Lagos

    The Nigerian Navy Secondary School (NNSS) Ojo is the first secondary school established by the Nigerian Navy (NN) in 1982. It has the highest strength of enrolled students and the greatest concentration of the children ...

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You may also want to consider alternative schools or military schools for girls or therapeutic boys homes or therapeutic academies or Christian boarding schools, because military schools are generally not designed for troubled teens. Military schools offer young men the ability to develop academically, personally, and socially into a confident and prepared leader. But military schools are not always the right choice for every young man. While military schools offer structure, and academic and athletic discipline in a controlled and monitored environment, military school is not intended to act as a rehabilitation program. And military schools do not offer the type of behavior counseling support needed to properly rehabilitate troubled young men with criminal pasts who need to reform their belief systems and their conduct. Military schools are looking for young men who want to prepare themselves for a future in a collegiate, military, or professional setting.

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