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Nigerian Air Force Aircraft Crashes In Kaduna, Pilot Killed

A Nigerian Air Force Beetle aircraft crashed on Thursday, August 24, in Kaduna while on a mission, Air Commodore Olatukumbo Adesanya said. In a statement issued on Thursday, Adesanya said “the only soul on board the aircraft, one of the NAF’s experienced instructor pilots was unfortunately killed in the mishap.” He said the cause of the crash has…

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Nigeria Air Force Strikes At Boko Haram Location In Northern Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole has carried out air strikes on a Boko Haram location in Northern Borno. A statement signed by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa and made available to newsmen in Abuja on Friday, said the strikes represented another…

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Nigerian Air Force Denies Story On Impending Retirement Of Officers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied a newspaper publication on planned retirement of officers from the service. Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa, Director of Public Relations and Information, denied the report said in a statement made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja. The statement quoted Ayodele as saying that the story was unfounded and…

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Air Force Intercepts & Destroys Two Boko Haram Trailers Carrying Logistics

The Nigerian Air Force in a statement by its spokesman, Air Commodore Dele Alonge, explained that Air Force Agusta helicopter on armed reconnaissance mission around the Nigeria-Cameroon border, destroyed two Boko Haram trailers said to have been covered and parked at different locations in the bush around the border town of Belel. The incident is…

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