Tag: NAF

NAF Destroys Terrorists Enclave

Abdul Jimoh- February 2, 2022

The Nigerian Air Force says air strikes at Ilela in Safana Local Government Area of Katsina State on 30 January 2021 have led to the ... Read More

NAF acquire 10 Trucks to enhance operation – CAS

Abdul Jimoh- November 20, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in Yola, Kebbi, has acquired 10 heavy trucks from the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to enhance its operational efficiency. The ... Read More

Military airstrike disrupts cattle rustling activities, mops up bandits in Kaduna forest

Abdul Jimoh- November 14, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Thunder Strike has disrupted activities of cattle rustlers in Kwiambana Forest area in Kaduna State, killing ... Read More

NAF begin 6 days medical outreach, distribute relief materials in Southern Kaduna

Suleiman Idris- August 23, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), on Sunday began a six-day medical outreach and distribution of relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the two ... Read More

Security: NAF to establish base, deploy air assets in Gombe

Suleiman Idris- August 11, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is set to establish a Forward Operation Base in Gombe State to enhance internal security. The Chief of Air Staff ... Read More

NAF graduates 123 aircraft maintenance specialists in Kaduna

Abdul Jimoh- August 7, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Institute of Technology has graduated 123 personnel who took courses in aircraft maintenance, aerospace ground equipment, automech as well as ... Read More

Banditry: We’ll continue fighting until citizens freely go about their daily activities – CAS

Abdul Jimoh- July 8, 2020

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, says NAF personnel will continue to fight against banditry until citizens are able to go ... Read More

NAF neutralises some key insurgents’ leaders in Borno

Abdul Jimoh- February 10, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has neutralised some key Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) leaders at Alafa Yagayaga on the fringes of the Sambisa ... Read More

NAF makes breakthrough developments with R&D

inno.korie- December 19, 2019

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has said that the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) now manufactures missile heat shields, hydraulic accumulator ... Read More

NAF fabricates auxiliary power unit test stand for C-130H aircraft

Abdul Jimoh- December 3, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has recorded another feat in the area of Research and Development (R & D), with the successful fabrication of a ... Read More

NAF loses officer on parachute training

admin- April 15, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed that one of its personnel, Corporal Meshach Komo, died in a parachuting incident. NAF Director of Public Relations ... Read More

NAF Loses Airman in Parachuting Accident in Kaduna

Suleiman Idris- April 14, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Sunday  said it had lost an airman in a parachuting accident in Kaduna. The NAF Director of Public Relations ... Read More

NAF fighter jets neutralises Boko Haram terrorists camps in Borno

inno.korie- August 21, 2018

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Task Force (ATF) of “Operation LAFIYA DOLE” has neutralised Boko Haram terrorists camps at Zanari and Tunbun ... Read More

President Buhari Orders NAF Fighter Jets to Zamfara

AMT Tanimu- July 29, 2018

Garba Shehu, Abuja: The Federal Government has assembled 1000-strong military force, comprising the army, air force, police and the civil defence to launch fierce attacks ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force Redeploys 16 Air Marshals, 36 Other Senior Officers

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2018

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has redeployed a total of 52 senior officers comprising 16 Air Vice Marshals (AVM), 16 Air Commodores, 9 Group Captains, ... Read More

President Buhari inaugurates 2 Air Force combat helicopters

inno.korie- May 5, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Kaduna inaugurated two Mi 35m combat  helicopters to boost the attack capabilities of the Nigeria Air Force  (NAF). Two ... 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

NAF Special Forces foil suicide bombing attempt at University of Maiduguri

inno.korie- April 9, 2018

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Special Forces, in conjunction with some Nigerian Army troops, successfully foiled a suicide bombing attack by Boko Haram ... Read More

Air Force Institute to Begin Degree Awarding Programmes

Streaming Admin- March 21, 2018

The Commandant, Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), AVM Cletus Udeagulu, has said that the institute would begin new degree programmes including aerospace engineering and ... Read More

NAF Recruits Over 5,000 in 3 Years

AMT Tanimu- February 3, 2018

Olatokunbo Adesanya, Abuja: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) yesterday, 2 February 2018, graduated 1,544 recruits, who have just successfully completed the Basic Military Training Course ... Read More