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Nigeria’s first female combat helicopter pilot dies in accident – Official

The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) has announced the death of Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile, who died on Tuesday

Chief of Air Staff directs troops to wipe out all bandits in Katsina

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar on Thursday in Katsina directed his officers and men on ground to locate and neutralise all suspected bandits and to submit weekly reports on their operations.

NAF sentences Badeh’s aides for selling bullets, lying, dereliction of duty

The General Court Martial sitting at the NAF Base, Abuja has sentenced six Nigerian Air Force personnel, who were aides to former...

NAF kills 30 bandits in airstrikes on Zamfara forest

No fewer than 30 bandits were killed in airstrike conducted by the Air Component of the Operation Hadarin Daji in Doumborou forest area of Zamfara State, the military has disclosed.

Air Force bombs kill 17 people in Borno

At least 17 people were said to have been killed when a fighter jet belonging to the Nigerian Air Force fired a bomb on Sakotoku village in Damboa local government area of Borno state.

NAF neautralizes 12 bandits, rescues 15 kidnapped victims in Kamuku forest, Kaduna

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), says its Operation DIRAN MIKIYA Air Task Force (ATF) in collaboration with troops of the 271 detachment have neutralised 12 bandits in Kamuku forest, Birnin Gwari, Kaduna.

Boko Haram: NAF takes delivery of two Agusta power attack helicopters

The Nigeria Air Force has taken delivery of two Agusta 109 power attack helicopters to boost the fight against insurgency, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar announced yesterday.

Zamfara Emirs apologize to NAF over killings allegations

The Chairman, Zamfara State Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, has apologized to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) over its recent allegations that innocent citizens were killed in the state during air strikes by personnel of the Air Force.

Blade of NAF helicopter accidentally chops off head of aircraftman

A blade of the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) helicopter on Saturday killed Umaru Abdul Ganimu, an aircraftman, in Bama, Borno State.

NAF condemns brutality on suspected armed bandits, commences investigation

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has condemned the reported flogging and physical assault of suspected bandits by some military personnel in Zamfara, as totally unacceptable.
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