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Nigerian Air Force graduates more fighter pilots

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), says it has graduated additional fighter pilots to boost its operational capability to meet contemporary security challenges.
President Buhari with Plateau State Governor Simon Lalung, Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu, Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, Minister of Interior Abdulrahman Dambazzau and Minister of Defence Monsur Dan Ali during the Sympathy visit to Jos Plateau State on 26th June 2018

President Buhari: I was elected to protect lives and property, that I must do

President Muhammadu Buhari said that he was elected to protect lives and properties that he must do.

Nigerian Air Force reactivates CCU in fighter jet

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said that it has recorded a significant breakthrough in the area research and development with the reactivation of Communication Control Unit (CCU) of a trainer version of a fighter jet.

Zamfara killings: I am not chief security officer – Governor Yari

Zamfara State Governor Abdul’aziz Yari said he had dropped his responsibility as Chief Security Officer (CSP) of the state, saying he had no control over security machinery in the state.

NAF: Reactivation of Do-228 aircraft from NIS in advanced stage

The Nigerian Air Force said the ongoing reactivation of the Do-228 aircraft received from the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) recently had reached an advanced stage.

Gunmen kill NAF airman in attack on helipad in Bayelsa

Some gunmen attacked the guard post at Nigerian Air Force (NAF) helipad at Igbodene in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, on Sunday, killing an airman.

Nigerian Air Force takes delivery of two new helicopter gunships

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday took delivery of two Mi-35M helicopter gunships that the federal government ordered from Russia.

Pakistan Defence University commends NAF, pledges support

Participants from the National Defence University (NDU), Pakistan, have commended the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), for its commitment in curbing the Boko Haram terror menace and other security challenges in Nigeria.

Nigerian Air Force deploys special forces to Gusau

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has deployed its Special Forces to Gusau, following the recent attack on Bawan Daji community in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara where some lives were lost.

NAF conducts medical outreach for IDPs in Benue

The Nigerian Air Force ( NAF ) has commenced a three-day medical outreach for Internally Displaced Persons at the Abagana-Agan IDPs camp in Benue.

Pilot injured as NAF jet crashes in Kaduna

A pilot sustained injuries after a jet belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) was involved in a mishap in Kaduna state on Monday.

NAF inaugurates new residential quarters in Minna

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has inaugurated additional 18 x 2 Senior Non-Commission Officers (SNCOs), and 18×1 Non-Commissioned Officers (NCOs) residential quarters at the 351 NAF Base Minna.

NAF denies deploying 100 aircraft in search of abducted Dapchi school girls

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied news making the rounds that it had deployed 100 aircraft to the north east to search of the missing female students of Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC) in Dapchi, Yobe State.

Dapchi: Airforce chief temporally relocates to Maiduguri NAF base

The Nigeria Air Force on Wednesday said Chief of the Air Staff Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has temporally relocated to NAF Base, Maiduguri.

NAF deploys more jets in search of Dapchi schoolgirls

The Nigeria Air Force (NAF), has deployed additional air assets, including Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) platforms to the North East Zone to intensify efforts at locating the missing Dapchi girls in Yobe.

NAF conducts medical outreach for IDPs in Maiduguri, Damboa

The Nigeria Air Force has commenced a two-week medical outreach for Internally Displaced Persons in Maiduguri and Damboa Local Government Areas of Borno.

NAF intensifies efforts to locate Dapchi schoolgirls

The Nigeria Air Force (NAF), says it has intensified efforts to locate the missing Dapchi girls in Yobe by deploying additional air assets, including Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) platforms to the North East Zone.

NAF: We’ve trained over 500 special forces personnel in 6 months

The Nigerian Air Force has said it trained over 500 personnel of its special forces in asymmetric warfare in the past six months.

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