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January 14, 2018 5:38 PM NAF takes delivery of 5 new aircraft from Pakistan

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has taken delivery of five new trainer aircraft which also marks the final batch of the 10 aircraft ordered by the Federal Government from Pakistan. The aircraft, a Super Mushshak brand, and fitted with digital glass cockpit, are said to be capable of being used for acrobatics training. NAF, director of public relations 15

January 1, 2018 8:29 AM Nigerian Air Force releases posting, redeployment of 41 senior officers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has released the postings and redeployment of a total of 41 senior personnel. The postings and redeployment came as a result of the recent promotion of senior NAF officers. Officers posted included 19 Air Vice Marshals (AVMs), 14 Air Commodores (Air Cdre), 4 Group Captains (Gp Capt), 2 Wing Commanders (Wg Cdr) and 2 Squadron 22

December 9, 2017 9:03 AM 19 military officers receive AFWC Fellowship

19 Officers of the Nigerian Armed Forces, on Friday, at the Officers Mess of the Nigeria Air Force Base, Makurdi, Benue State, were conferred with the Fellowship of Air Force War College Nigeria (AFWC). The 19 comprised 16 Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officers (11 Group Captains and five Wing Commanders), two Commanders from Nigerian Navy and one Colonel 22

October 28, 2017 5:54 PM NAF intensifies aerial bombardments of insurgents’ locations

The Nigerian Air Force said it has intensified day and night aerial bombardments of insurgents’ locations within the North-East region. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja. According to Adesanya, on Oct. 26, the fourth day of the ongoing 22

October 28, 2017 5:32 PM NAF bombards Boko Haram locations

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has intensified day and night aerial bombardments of insurgents’ locations within the North-East region. A picture taken in Maiduguri, Borno State in northcentral Nigeria, on October 4, 2017 shows the headquaters of Operation Lafiya Dole. According to Adesanya, on Oct. 26, the fourth day of the ongoing Operation ‘RUWAN 23

October 26, 2017 4:30 PM NAF returns 4 super MUSHSHAK aircraft to Pakistan

The four Super Mushshak aircraft loaned to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) by the Pakistan Government, for the training of its pilots at 401 Flying Training School Kaduna, have been returned to Pakistan, DIALY POST gathered. The disassembled aircraft were loaded aboard a cargo aircraft and flown out of the NAF Base Kaduna on 23 October 2017. The returned 189

October 26, 2017 3:08 PM NAF returns Super Mushshak aircraft to Pakistan, expects 5 brand news ones

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has returned the four Super Mushshak aircraft meant for the ab-initio flying training of its pilots at 401 Flying Training School Kaduna to Pakistan government. The disassembled aircraft were loaded aboard a cargo aircraft and flown out of the NAF base in the on 23 October . According to a statement by NAF: ''The 4 Super 55

October 25, 2017 3:50 PM Boko Haram: Shekau’s wife reportedly killed in air strike – NAF

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said the wife of the leader of Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, may have been killed during air strikes on Duruwa village in Borno. The Air Force, air Commodore, Olatokunbo Adesanya, said Shekau’s wife, Mallama Fitdasi was said to be representing her husband at a meeting with other terrorists members at the location 29

October 25, 2017 2:02 PM Boko Haram: Air Force records major success as it begins Operation Ruwan Wuta II

ABUJA-TWO Alpha Jet aircraft deployed by the Nigerian Air Force against Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State, Tuesday, recorded major success against the terrorists as they attacked their settlement with bombs, which destroyed the targeted structures and caused fire around the structures where they were hiding, sending a few survivors scampering for safety 25

October 23, 2017 5:37 PM Four Air force personnel, others arrested for ‘vandalising’ water pipes

The Police in Lagos on Monday paraded four new recruits of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) and seven others including an employee of the Lagos State Water Corporation for vandalising iron pipes worth about N25million. Air Crew Men (ACM) Akingbola Wole, Ugbong Abel, Alalifu George and Kumish Revelation attached to 055 NAF Camp, Victoria Island, were contracted 18