Nigerian Air Force
Operation Green Sweep: NAF destroys Boko Haram camp in Borno
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) Camp at Buk along the Ajigin-Talala-Buk axis near Alagarno forest in Borno.
Air strikes: NAF neutralises Boko Haram in Talala,Borno
Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the NAF Director of Public Relations and Information who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, said the operation was carried out on Friday.
Air Force redeploys two AOCs, 27 others
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has redeployed two Air Officer Commanding (AOCs) and 27 other senior officers as part of routine exercise aimed at ensuring operational efficiency and effectiveness. In a statement yesterday by the Director of Public Relations & Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the newly appointed AOCs are Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Mohammed…
NAF decimates Boko Haram hideout in Bogum, Borno
The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has decimated a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) hideout and neutralised several insurgents at Bogum in Northern Borno.
Buhari visits injured NAF pilots in hospital
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday paid a get-well-quick visit to the two Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officers involved in a crash last week, at the Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) hospital in Abuja. Buhari had returned to the country earlier from the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York. His Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,…
Two Nigerian Air Force jets rehearsing for Independence Day crash
Two Nigerian Air Force jets rehearsing for Nigeria's October 1 Independence day air parade Friday crashed on Mpape hill in Abuja, the country's capital. Although, no casualty has been reported as at the time of filing the report, however, the crash has caused a heavy traffic gridlock on Kubwa expressway. Air Force spokesman Ibikunle Daramola…
NAF destroys Boko Haram facilities in Borno
The Operation Lafia Dole of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has destroyed some facilities of the Boko Haram terrorists, at Bukar Meram and Tumbun Allura on the fringes of Lake Chad in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Abuja. Daramola who…
NAF destroy Boko Haram hideouts in Sambisa forest
The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed Boko Haram hideouts in Kollaram, Bula Korege within the Sambisa forest.
Babalakin advocates strong PPP for infrastructure deficit
The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) at the weekend held its eighth fellowship lecture and conferment of Fellows of the society to 28 engineers. The guest lecturer, Dr. Wale Babalakin, chairman, Bi-Courtney Ltd, in his lecture titled ‘Constraints of Implementing Infrastructure Projects Through Public Private Partnership (PPP), at the Banquet Hall of the Nigerian Air…
Buhari to Military: Be ruthless in fighting bandits, Nigerians deserve peace
President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged military personnel deployed to Katsina State, saddled with the task of fighting bandits in Zamfara, to be `as ruthless as humanly possible’ in carrying out their assignment.
Ekhomu advises Air Police to adopt forensic investigations
Renowned security expert, Ona Ekhomu, has urged the adoption of scientific approach in policing to curb rising crime and criminality, reduce fear and attract foreign investments into the country.
Nigerian Air force officer breaks 20-year record
A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officer, Squadron Leader Fredrick Oyenusi, has broken a twenty-year-old record in the force after winning the prestigious “Tie of Merit”, only awarded to a distinguished officer. This feat by Squadron Leader Oyenusi’s feat was recognized during the graduation ceremony of Senior Staff Course 40, which took place at AFCSC Jaji,…