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US Military Gets N13.8bn to Construct NAF Facilitates, Wing 12 Super Tucano Aircraft

Godsgift Onyedinefu The United States Army Corps of Engineers, Europe District, has recieved a $36.1 million (N13. 8 billion) contract to rebrand and construct Nigerian Aiforce facilities wing to support 12 A-29 Super Tucano aircraft among others. The contract was awarded by the Air Force Security Assistance and Cooperation Directorate’s

Special Report: Nigeria’s security situation in three years of Mansur Dan-Ali’s leadership

Samuel Ogundipe As Nigeria’s defence minister since 2015, Muhammad Mansur Dan-Ali has taken on a number of major policy initiatives aimed at fostering a sustainable reduction in security crises and a determination to shore-up defence capabilities in a country beset by perennial unrest on many fronts. Dan-Ali, a retired brigadier-general, remains largely

Defeat of ISIS in Iraq, Syria worsened Boko Haram insurgency—Air Marshal Abubakar

•Says transfer of fighters, sophisticated weapons emboldened terrorists  Senator Iroegbu  The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has noted that the defeat of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS) worsened the counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations in Nigeria as well as across West African sub-region. Abubakar made this remarks