Igirigi

Federal Republic of Nigeria/United Arab Emirates/Libya (2012-Present) Armored Personnel Carrier – 19-34 Built + 1 Prototype The Igirigi was supposed to be the first armored personnel carrier to have been developed and built in Nigeria for the army, being introduced in 2012. Despite the initiative, the further serial production of a significantly different vehicle was…

Sabiex HIFV, The ‘Golden Unit’

Kingdom of Belgium/United Arab Emirates (2005) Infantry Fighting Vehicle – 1 Built The United Arab Emirates (UAE) was the only nation that bought the Italian OF 40 (OTO-Melara/FIAT 40 tonne) tank in the 1980s. They first bought the Mk.1 and were not pleased with the vehicle leading to a further delivery of Mk.2 vehicles and…