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In Daring Operation, Nigerian Police Rescue Soldiers Abducted by Boko Haram in Borno State

•It was a joint operation with the Nigerian Air Force Senator Iroegbu The Nigerian Police Counter-Terrorism and Counter-insurgency Special Forces have rescued soldiers kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State, North East Nigeria. In a 'Situation Report' (SITREP) sighted by Global Sentinel on Tuesday, the terrorists had killed two

Insecurity: NAF deploys special forces to Nasarawa

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Saturday deployed additional Special Forces (SF) operatives to Lafia in Nasarawa State, to hasten the restoration of peace and security to the North Central Zone. The deployment of the SF elements followed the earlier deployment of a NAF Mi-35P Helicopter Gunship to conduct

NAF Graduates 126 More Special Forces, CSAR Operatives

•Air Chief inspects isolation ward, commissions training pool in Bauchi Jude Johnson In furtherance of its aggressive capacity building efforts to tackle various internal security challenges in the Country, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has graduated another batch of Special Forces (SF) and Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) personnel.  The combined graduation

War on Terror: NAF graduates 51 Special Forces instructors

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Friday graduated its second batch of locally trained Special Forces (SF) Instructors as part of efforts to build added capacity to address the current security challenges in the Country. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the NAF Director of Public Relations and Information made this known

NAF special forces kill two armed bandits in zamfara

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), on Wednesday said its Special Forces has neutralized two bandits, secured Rafi and Doka villages in Zamfara State. Director of Public Relations and Information of NAF, Ibikunle Daramola, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja and said that the operation that led to the development was

Buratai to Special Forces: Prove you are better than Boko Haram terrorists 

Jude Johnson  The Nigerian  Chief Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai,  has challenged the Special Forces to prove that they have better training and tactics than terrorists by making the difference and positive impact in the ongoing counter-terrorism operations. Buratai, gave the charge in Maiduguri on Sunday, while addressing the Armed Forces

Air Force acquires 18 new aircraft, reactivates 13 in three years

•Trains, deploys 2,000 Special forces for internal security operations  •Commissions small arms shooting range in Bauchi Godsgift Onyedinefu   The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has within three years of President Muhammadu Buhari administration acquired 18 new air craft and reactivated 13 others. NAF has also trained over 2,000 Special Forces personnel to bridge the gap between force

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