Tag: Chief of Air Staff

Your welfare remains our top priority ~ CDS to Soldiers fighting BH

Abdul Jimoh- February 1, 2021

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabo, has said that the welfare of troops fighting insurgents in the nation’s northeast remains one of ... Read More

Buhari names new Service Chiefs

Suleiman Idris- January 26, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the immediate resignation of the Service Chiefs, and their retirement from service. Those involved are the Chief of Defence Staff, ... Read More

NAF to mark 55th anniversary April 22

admin- April 19, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) will deploy aircraft, military equipment and personnel in Abuja during rehearsals for its 55th Anniversary celebration. NAF spokesman, Air Commodore ... Read More

Insurgency: Air Force To Open Quick Response Unit In Sokoto

Abdul Jimoh- December 26, 2018

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadiqque Abubakar has said that a Quick Response Unit of the air force would soon be established in ... Read More

Service chiefs brief President Buhari on security; Benue, Zamfara, Taraba in focus

inno.korie- August 20, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, at the Presidential Villa, had a closed door meeting with service chiefs. The president proceeded to Daura, Kastina State, for ... Read More

NAF takes delivery of 2 MI-35M combat helicopters from Russia

inno.korie- April 30, 2018

Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday took delivery of two MI-35M combat helicopters at its Tactical Air Command in Benue. Receiving the helicopters at the ... Read More

Boko Haram: Saraki Lauds US Over Sale Of Fighter Jets To Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- December 29, 2017

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commended the United States government for its support for Nigeria's bid to defeat the Boko Haram ... Read More

NAF Training More Tactical Commanders To Tackle Security Challenges – Air Chief

Abdul Jimoh- September 18, 2017

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, on Monday said the Nigeria Air Force has been training more tactical commanders to respond effectively ... Read More

Nigeria Air Force `Wings’ Two Flying Officers

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Tuesday winged two of its officers who had completed a one-year flying training course at Laughlin Air Force Delrio, ... Read More

News Summary; 25/05/2017 Buhari Committed to Addressing Nigerian Women Challenges

Abdul Jimoh- May 25, 2017

President Buhari's Committed To Addressing Nigerian Women Challenges President Muhammadu Buhari is committed towards addressing the challenges confronting Nigerian women and girls. The Director General ... Read More

News Summary 12/04/2017; Arraignment of Suswam Stalled

Abdul Jimoh- April 12, 2017

Former Gov. Suswam Arraignment Stalled The arraignment of former Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswan and two others before the Federal High Court Abuja was stalled ... Read More

December 14, 2016 News Summary 13th December 2016: President Buhari Intervenes In Gambia Political Impasse, and more

admin- December 14, 2016

President Buhari Intervenes In Gambia Political Impasse High-level talks are now ongoing in Banjul the capital of Gambia towards finding lasting solutions to the political ... Read More

Fight Against Corruption: EFCC Partners NAF

admin- November 28, 2016

Wilson Ujuwaren, Abuja: The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, on Monday, November 28, 2016, visited the Chief of Air Staff, ... Read More

Witness: Badeh Pockets N558million NAF Funds Monthly

admin- October 13, 2016

Air Chief Marshal Alex S. Badeh (rtd) former Chief Air Staff (NAF) and Defence Staff Mohammed Lawan Sini, the sixth prosecution witness of the Economic ... Read More


Arowobusoye Samuel- August 15, 2016

Chibok Girls Latest Video: FG in Touch, Working For Girls Release The Federal Government says it is doing everything possible to secure the release of ... Read More

NAF Pilot Graduands To Move To The Next Phase Of Training

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2016

Ten trainees of Student Pilot Course 41B have completed their ab-initio pilot training at 301 Flying Training School (FTS), Kaduna. The Defence Head Quarters reports ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force Trains Personnel To Boost Response Time – Chief of Air Staff

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2016

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has trained 2, 810 of its personnel in the last nine months to enhance the professional efficiency of the force. ... Read More

Fighter Jet Spare Parts To Be Produced Locally, As AirForce, Innoson sign MoU

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2016

The Nigerian Air Force and Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company on Wednesday have finally signed a Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) that would see the company produce ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force to Deploy additional Forces To Kano – Chief Of Air Staff

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2016

Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar (Photo: Internet) The Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar, said that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) would ... Read More