The Air Component of Operation Thunder Strike has neutralized several armed bandits at their camp in the Kuduru Forest area of Kaduna State. This was contained in a press statement released by the Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche at the Defense Headquarters in Abuja today. The statement said,...
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has conducted a 5-day capacity building workshop for medical laboratory scientists at the 661 NAF Hospital (661 NAFH) Ikeja, Lagos. The workshop, which commenced on 10 August, had in attendance, 30 medical laboratory scientists drawn from NAF units across the country. NAF said, the workshop was...
The Air Task Force of Operation Lafia Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorists’ (BHTs’) logistics storage facility and neutralized several of their fighters at Yamud along the Gulumba Gana-Kumshe axis of Borno State. In a press statement issued by the Coordinator, Defense Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, at...
President Muhammadu Buhari and State Governors Tuesday ended their meeting on the state of the nation’s security with calls for a joint strategy to bring various conflicts to an end within time limits, while field commanders would take measures to protect civilian communities. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant...
The President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, has charged the newly commissioned Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officers of Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 29/2020 to positively deploy the knowledge acquired during their training to defend the territorial integrity and national interests of Nigeria. The...
The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has challenged newly graduated personnel of specialized sundry courses at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) Kaduna, to be innovative and focused, and to bring the skills acquired during their training to bear in the discharge of...
President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Heads of Security and Defence Services to remain resolute in promoting national aspirations to end insecurity in the country. President Buhari gave the charge today in a message delivered at the graduation ceremony of the National Defence College Course 28 held in the College premises,...
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has commenced airlifting of thousands of medical supplies and other consumables, procured by the West African Health Organization (WAHO) for distribution to 14 member nations of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), including Nigeria, to curtail the spread of COVID-19....
A trooper of the Nigerian Army serving in 202 Battalion of 21 Special Armoured Brigade Bama in Borno State, who suddenly went berserk, has shot and killed a lower ranking officer. The incident which was reported by the acting director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, occurred at about 10:30...
As part of efforts at restoring law and order in parts of Southern Kaduna affected by recent violence and other security challenges, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, has directed the Commissioner of Police (CP), Kaduna State Police Command to ensure full enforcement of the curfew...