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Today's Headlines: Airforce Reacts As Military Jet Opens Fire On Civilians; Hauwa Shekarau Is Dead

Airforce reacts as military jet opens fire on civilians, kills several others in Yobe The Nigerian Airforce, on Thursday, said it has commenced investigation into the reported killing of civilians by a Military jet in Yobe State. Photo Credit: Daiypost An Airforce jet reportedly opened fire on civilians ‘accidentally’, while searching for Boko Haram terrorists in Yobe.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Airforce Reacts As Military Jet Opens Fire On Civilians; Hauwa Shekarau Is Dead

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Nigerian Airforce Destroys New Boko Haram Camp, Kill Insurgents In Latest Operation

In a recent offensive against Boko Haram terrorists, the Nigerian Airforce has reportedly struck down a new camp of the insurgents gunning down no less than 81 according to reports. According to the report, NAF carried out intensive airstrikes against the bandits, hitting targets in Dansadau and Kwiambana forest reserve in Zamfara state after spotting the bandits moving in a large convoy in the dead of the night.

  11 months ago ago
Nigerian Airforce Destroys New Boko Haram Camp, Kill Insurgents In Latest Operation

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Today's Headlines: NAF Jet Eliminates Bandits In Zamfara; DPR Register 110 Filling Stations In Taraba

NAF Jet Strikes Scores Of Bandits In Zamfara A fighter jet of the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) has eliminated armed bandits at a school building in Shinkafi local government area of Zamfara State on Sunday. (Photos Credit: Leadership News) The jet also conducted air offensives around Zangon Dammaka and Jajaye areas where bandit leader, Kachalla Haru, and his loyalists hibernated.

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: NAF Jet Eliminates Bandits In Zamfara; DPR Register 110 Filling Stations In Taraba

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Is The Bombing Of Bandits' Camp Worse Than Declaring Them As Terrorists Like Boko Haram And IPOB?

In an interview with BBC Pidgin, Garba Shehu stated that President Muhammadu Buhari has not declared bandits as terrorists as he did the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) because there is a current shoot on sight order against armed bandits and other violent groups. Mr Shehu went on to say that the Buhari regime was not giving bandits preferential treatment, even though they were being killed in their hundreds.

  10 months ago ago
Is The Bombing Of Bandits' Camp Worse Than Declaring Them As Terrorists Like Boko Haram And IPOB?

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Terrorism: 2 Main Successes Recorded By The Military In The Past Few Weeks

Reports indicate that Nigerian Airforce, NAF, airstrikes kill over 100 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists around Lake Chad as the air force continues their week-long onslaught on terrorist targets on islands and localities around Lake Chad. On receiving credible intelligence on Wednesday that about 20 boats (not 11 as earlier reported) with suspected Boko Haram or ISWAP terrorists were converging for a meeting on an Island in the Tumbuns on the Lake Chad and at Malam Fatori, three NAF aircraft were scrambled to carry out strikes on the targets.

  8 months ago ago
Terrorism: 2 Main Successes Recorded By The Military In The Past Few Weeks

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Why Nigerian Military Should Not Relent In Their Current Onslaught Against Bandits/ISWAP

It is heartwarming seeing the way Nigerian soldiers are recording series of successes against deadly bandits and terrorist groups in recent weeks. Over the past months, these evil groups have rendered most northern parts of Nigeria useless with their evil activities. These terrorists/bandits kidnap and kill innocent people without blinking an eye.

  11 months ago ago
Why Nigerian Military Should Not Relent In Their Current Onslaught Against Bandits/ISWAP

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Is This The End To Terrorism In Nigeria As A-29 Super Tucanos Were Inducted Into NAF By US

The official inductioning ceremony of the A-29 Super Tucano into the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) was carried out today by the United States Air Force Gen. Harrigian, who is the Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander and the US Department of Defence leaders, which were hosted by Nigerian Minister of Defence, Bashir Salihu Magashi.

  10 months ago ago
Is This The End To Terrorism In Nigeria As A-29 Super Tucanos Were Inducted Into NAF By US

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OPINION: 5 lessons that we should employ in our lives from the survival story of Pilot Dairo.

Life is full of experiences and the more we encounter people and their stories, we should be able to learn some things that could help us in our own decisions in life. Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo This article is based on the true-life experience and encounter of Pilot Dairo, who is the brave and gallant soldier that was able to evade armed bandits that shot down his fighter aircraft and subsequently wanted to capture him when he ejected from the crashing aircraft and landed in the thick forest.

  11 months ago ago
OPINION: 5 lessons that we should employ in our lives from the survival story of Pilot Dairo.

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The Relevance Of NAF In The War Against Banditry As 5 Terror Kingpins Were Neutralized In Zamfara

According to a report by Daily Nigerian, five bandits brothers were killed by air bombardments of the Nigeria Air Force, NAF, around Baranda forest. The neutralized kingpins are; Hussaini Rabe, Murtala Sabe, Basiru Nasiru, Sama, and Isah, who were loyalists to a notorious bandit chief known as Abu Redde.

  9 months ago ago
The Relevance Of NAF In The War Against Banditry As 5 Terror Kingpins Were Neutralized In Zamfara

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Why the recent statement of Shehu of Borno may affect the rehabilitation of Boko Haram members

There is no doubt that one of the security challenges in Nigeria is the activities of Boko Haram which the federal government of Nigeria has been trying to end. Photo Credit: BBC The Nigerian Army has recorded tremendous achievements in the fight against insurgency in the country especially in the northeastern part of Nigeria.

  10 months ago ago
Why the recent statement of Shehu of Borno may affect the rehabilitation of Boko Haram members

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Zulum's recent statement Zulum's recent statement showed surrender Boko Haram members may be rejected

The fight against Boko Haram has recorded tremendous success in the past few months. The Nigerian soldiers in collaboration with the Nigerian Airforce took the fight to the hideouts of the insurgent group which made many of them to lay down their weapons and now pleading for clemency. Photo credit: Vanguard

  10 months ago ago
Zulum's recent statement Zulum's recent statement 
showed surrender Boko Haram members may be rejected

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“Abayomi Dairo's Heroic Act Is A Ray Of Hope In The War Against Terrorism”_Shehu Sani Speaks

The report of the Nigerian Airforce pilot, Abayomi Dairo who survived the NAF Aircrash after his aircraft was shutdown by bandits in zamfara state, has led to a lot of commendation from different public figures in the country. Reacting to his ability to escape and survive the aircraft crash, senator Shehu Sani, the former Nigerian senator representing Kaduna central released a statement via his twitter handle.In his statement, Senator Shehu Sani commended the courageous pilot, Abayomi Dairo, stating that his heroic act is a prove that and a hope that the war against terrorism would be over.

  11 months ago ago
“Abayomi Dairo's Heroic Act Is A Ray Of Hope In The War Against Terrorism”_Shehu Sani Speaks

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How Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo escaped after coming under fire by bandits

It is no longer news that an aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) crashlanded. The cause of which has been revealed to be as a result of an attack on the aircraft by suspected bandits. Another vital information was released by NAF. while reacting to the incident NAF spokesman, Edward Gabkwet, gave out some details regarding the pilot and the events that led to his escape from the crash site as bandits rained fire.

  11 months ago ago
How Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo escaped after coming under fire by bandits

TRAVEL

After a plane crash at Ilorin Airport, flight operations have resumed.

Flight operations at Ilorin International Airport have resumed after the crash-landing of an Air Peace passenger plane on Friday. The aircraft, which was fully loaded, had a burst tyre, causing the runway to be blocked and operations to be suspended on Friday morning. According to DAILY POST, the plane has been evacuated and transported to the Nigerian Airforce's hangar, which is located within the airport.

  11 months ago ago
After a plane crash at Ilorin Airport, flight operations have resumed.

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Captain Abdukarim Bala Na'Allah Killed By Unknown Bandits Who Also Escaped With His Car

A couple of hours back, another shocker rocked the country as one of its most important military officer, Abdukarim Bala Na'AlIah, was shot dead by some suspected bandits in his residence in Kaduna. The slain Nigerian Airforce (NAF) Captain was said to be the eldest son of a sitting influential Senator of the country, Sen. Bala Na'AlIah from Kebbi state.

  10 months ago ago
Captain Abdukarim Bala Na'Allah Killed By Unknown Bandits Who Also Escaped With His Car

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Today's Headlines: Bandits invade Sokoto market, kill scores, NAF denies paying ransom to bandits

Bandits invade Sokoto market, kill scores Suspected armed bandits have attacked the Goronyo market in Goronyo Local Government Area in the Eastern Senatorial District of Sokoto State, killing an unspecified number of persons. DAILY POST learnt that the incident occurred on monday when the armed men invaded the market in large numbers, shooting sporadically and gunned down many villagers who were engaged in their usual night transactions.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits invade Sokoto market, kill scores, NAF denies paying ransom to bandits

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What you need to know about the Nigerian Airforce recruitment

It is now news that the Nigerian Air force has commenced online application for “Direct Short service (DSS)” into its cadre. This part of the armed forces was established in June, 1962. This recruitment is not for the basic military training. That one goes for a training of at most six months.

  11 months ago ago
What you need to know about the Nigerian  Airforce recruitment

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Opinion: The Distribution Of Fliers To Borno Residents By ISWAP Is To Spread Propaganda

ISWAP knows the Nigerian military is getting information on their positions from the surrendering fighters. So ISWAP has created its own Gestapo. Propaganda that will make Nigerians shiver and think they are still in power. The life expectancy of ISWAP insurgents plummets each time just one of their members surrender to troops.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: The Distribution Of Fliers To Borno Residents By ISWAP Is To Spread Propaganda

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NAF denies paying bandits ransom to recover Anti-aircraft Gun

The gun was purchased not too long ago. The President had been planning to visit his hometown, so the gun was needed to back his aircraft up. This controversial weapon was taken away from an Army unit after they had a drastic collision with bandits. The government knows the essence of the gun.

  8 months ago ago
NAF denies paying bandits ransom to recover Anti-aircraft Gun

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Today's Headline: Tension as gunmen attack Oyo prison, Scores killed as NAF clashes with bandits

Tension as gunmen attack Oyo prison Gunmen have attacked the Abolongo Correctional Center in Oyo State, killing a soldier and freeing many inmates, Peoples Gazette has learnt. A prison source told The Gazette that an operative of the state Amotekun was also killed and several others injured in the attack which occurred around 09:50 p.m. on Friday.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headline: Tension as gunmen attack Oyo prison, Scores killed as NAF clashes with bandits