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Italy to deliver attack helicopters to Nigeria’s Air force march 2019

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has announced that it is expecting the delivery of the first batch of Agusta Westland 109 Power attack helicopters, comprising 2 units, from Italy. The NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Ibukunle Daramola said in a statement saturday. Daramola said that the aircraft will be

NAF procures six helicopter gunships from Italy

Godsgift Onyedinefu with Agency report   The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has announced that it is expecting six helicopter gunships  from Italy saying the aircraft and helicopters would enhance operational capacity of the force. Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Saddique Abubakar,  stated this while inaugurating Modular Theatre at the 465 Nigeria Air

Buhari meets first nigerian-born Italian senator, Tony iwobi

A Nigerian, Toni Iwobi, who has lived in Italy for 41 years, has emerged the first black man ever to be elected senator in the European country. On the sidelines of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York, Thursday, Iwobi met with Buhari, along with a high-powered team from

Macron to propose military action against human traffickers

French President Emmanuel Macron told FRANCE 24 on Wednesday that he would be proposing military action against human traffickers to combat migrant slave trading. Macron has also called for an "urgent operation" to evacuate victims from Libya. In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24 on the sidelines of the 2017 African

Qatar signs deal with Italy for warships amid row with Saudi Arabia

Qatar has signed a 5-billion-euro deal with Italy for seven warships amid a nearly two-month diplomatic row with Saudi Arabia and its regional allies. Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani made the announcement on Wednesday at a joint news conference with his visiting Italian counterpart Angelino Alfano in Doha. "We

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