Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria Airforce’

Nigeria: US Aircraft Will Help Security Operatives Fight Terrorism, Says Air Staff Chief

The Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar said six Super Tucano aircrafts will soon be delivered to Nigeria from the United States. Sadique said this after defending the 2021 budget estimates of the Nigerian Air Force recently before the senate committee on Air Force The Force is also expecting the delivery of additional 19 aircraft […]

Nigerian Air Force announces fresh recruitment

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has announced the recruitment of 2,079 new officers. This was contained in a statement on Saturday by Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, Director of Public Relations and Information. It said the recruits were expected to boost NAF capacity to effectively tackle security challenges in the country. The Passing Out Parade (POP) […]

Extra-judicial Killings : NAF Condoles with Sokoto

Barely 24 hours after the governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, led a high-powered delegation to condole with the victims of extra-judicial killings of two citizens of the state by some air men, the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) has paid a similar visit to the victims’ families. The statement issued and released to journalists […]

Nigeria Air Force gets first female Air Warrant Officer

The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has approved the promotion of Master Warrant Officer (MWO), Grace Garba to the exalted rank of Air Warrant Officer (AWO). NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, announced this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. He said with the […]

Air Force personnel returns lost €37,000 to owner

A Nigeria Air Force personnel, Bashir Umar has returned the sum of €37,000 (N312.7 million) to its owner, Alhaji Ahmad, who misplaced the money at the Hajj Camp in Kano State. Umar, a member of the NAF Mobile Air Defence Team (MADT), was on duty with his colleagues when he found the money on 16, […]

NAF appoints new Chiefs, redeploys senior officers [FULL LIST]

Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has appointed new Branch Chiefs, redeployed two Air Officers Commanding (AOCs) and other senior officers. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Daramola described the appointment and redeployment as a routine exercise aimed at ensuring operational efficiency and […]