TOP 10 COUNTRIES WITH THE STRONGEST ARMY IN AFRICA?
9. Kenya: Kenya is the second strongest Nation in East Africa Economically
7. Ethiopia: Ethiopia once was considered the strongest country in East Africa.
6. Tanzania: Tanzania has the most powerful army in East Africa; Tanzania has the 3rd largest army in number troops after Ethiopia, and Eritrea, and recently considered the second in equipment after Kenya, but with more well trained troops. The recent estimation shows that Tanzania is the country in East-Africa followed by Ethiopia.
5. Nigeria: Nigeria has the second largest army by number of troops, but due to political instability and lack of equipment Nigeria has appear to be the 5th strongest country in Africa. It has been estimated that in year 2013-2018 Nigeria may get weaker.
3. Egypt: According to recent study, Egypt is considered to be the second most powerful country in Africa. For many years Egypt has been the first strongest country in the continent of Africa. With number of troops exceed that of South Africa, and more suppliers from countries such as United States, Russia, France, China, Italy and United Kingdom, political instability has made an affect to Egyptian Armed Forces. This includes Egyptian Army, Egyptian Navy, Egyptian Air Force and Egyptian Air Defense Command. Egypt had increased their Armed Forces budget from $3.9 billion to $5.85 billion within the last five years before the Arab spring.
1. South Africa:
South Africa( Most powerful army in Africa; has Nuclear capability. Had a budget on army of $7.21 billion in 2003 . Trained by Israeli, and British, South African solders are more armed and more trained than any other country's soldiers.
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