Tag: Nigeria Air Force

Tight security at Lagos airport ahead of Buhari’s visit

admin- April 24, 2019

A high number of security operatives were on Wednesday deployed to strategic positions at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, ahead of the working visit of ... Read More

NAF aircraft neutralise several bandits in Zamfara

admin- April 23, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Task Force (ATF) for Operation DIRAN MIKIYA has neutralised no fewer than 10 bandits at Sububu Forest ... Read More

NAF neutralises invading bandits in Zamfara villages

admin- April 1, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said its Special Forces (SF) team successfully repelled attacks by bandits who attempted to invade Hayin Mahe and Hayin ... 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

Air Force deploys two helicopters to Zamfara to combat terrorism

inno.korie- June 18, 2018

The Nigeria Air force has deployed two helicopters to 207 Quick Response Group Air Force Base in Zamfara state to combat terrorism and beef up ... Read More

RE: How Nigeria Air Force’s Failings Allegedly Prolonged War Against Boko Hram

Tanimu- September 11, 2017

John Enenche, Abuja: The attention of the Defence Headquarters has been drawn to an ill motivated online publication on 7 September 2017 against the Nigerian ... 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

Nigeria Air Force Destroys New Boko Haram Camp

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 30, 2016

Alpha Jet Nigerian Airforce The Nigerian air force says it has destroyed a new Boko haram terrorist’s camp located between Malam Fatori and Kangaruwa in ... Read More

NAF’s Strike “Operation Awatse” In Arepo

Tanimu- August 2, 2016

Defence Headquarters Nigeria, Abuja: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) again today struck at criminal hideouts and camps harbouring pipeline vandals at AREPO and environs. The ... Read More

Troops Clear Boko Haram Terrorists In Ngoshe And Gava

Abdul Jimoh- June 28, 2016

Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Today, Tuesday 28th June 2016, troops of 121 Task Force Battalion, 26 Task Force Brigade, accompanied by a large number ... Read More

NAF Geared For Base Defense and Protection of Air Assets

Tanimu- June 3, 2016

Defence HQ: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), as part of efforts towards coping with the dynamism of emerging security threats, is adopting a new concept ... Read More

Nigerian Air Force Gaining Grounds Against Insurgents

Suleiman Idris- August 24, 2015

The renewed collaborative efforts between land and air troops in counter insurgency operations code named Lafiya Dole, is paying off with terrorists loosing grounds in ... Read More

Nigeria Air Force Signs MoU with NIMASA

admin- August 27, 2013

The Nigerian Air Force has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Nigerian maritime administration and safety agency- NIMASA, to secure the nation’s territorial waters Read More