Tag: Nigerian Air Force

Michael IsaacFebruary 22, 2021

Buhari: Nigerians have shed enough blood, Governor Matawalle: ‘Why we forgave repentant bandits’ | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the thirty-six states of Nigeria, these are the five biggest stories you shouldn’t miss out on: Buhari: Nigerians have ...

Michael IsaacJuly 2, 2020

Nigerians hail ‘Eagle Wings’ trailer, demand more from Nollywood

The Nigerian Film Industry, Nollywood, as it is fondly called, is one of the largest in the world with an ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 26, 2019

Ezekwesili withdraws from presidential race, Buhari suspends CJN Onnoghen and other stories that made the headlines this week

These are the stories that drove conversation this week: Ezekwesili withdraws from presidential race One of the biggest stories this ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 23, 2019

The Big 5: Minimum wage: ULC, TUC, NLC reject N27,000, hold crucial meetings; Major shake up in Nigerian Air Force, 72 senior officers redeployed | Other top stories

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: Minimum wage: ULC, TUC, NLC reject 27,000, hold crucial meetings Following ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 8, 2019

The Late 5: Don’t re-elect governors who failed to pay salaries, Buhari tells Nigerians; PDP suspends its Deputy Chairman Babayo over anti-party activity | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversations today Don’t re-elect governors who failed to pay salaries, Buhari tells Nigerians Speaking ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 30, 2018

The Late 5: NCAA sanctions 4 operators; JTB says taxpayers has increased from 20 million | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove conversation today. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says it has sanctioned four operators ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 30, 2018

The Big 5: Jonathan offered me $5m in 2014 – Hamzat; Obasanjo says Igbos should be given a chance at the centre | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured an interim ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 29, 2018

Osun election and the drama, the ongoing organised labour strike and other top stories of the week

These are the stories that drove conversation this week. The 2018 Osun election was held but declared inconclusive and so, a ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 22, 2018

The Big 5: Army Officer fighting Boko Haram in the North East commits suicide, Ebonyi says it has no land for ranching and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: A Nigerian Army Captain attached to troops operating at the heart of ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 17, 2018

The Big 5: NAF Fighter jets conduct airstrikes in Benue, Super Eagles humbled 2-0 by Croatia and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets has on Saturday conducted ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 18, 2018

The Late 5: FG dismisses claims on shutdown of Ikoyi Registry, Health Sector Unions call for sack of Health Minister and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Federal Government has faulted claims by the Lagos State Government ...

Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 28, 2018

The Big 5: Air Force deploys jets in search of missing 110 schoolgirls, N’Korea ‘providing materials to Syria chemical weapons factories’ and other top stories

These are the top stories you should be monitoring today. The Nigerian Air Force has deployed 100 fighter jets in ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 5, 2017

Air Force attacks Boko Haram targets, kill insurgents

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Tuesday said it has carried out bombings of Boko Haram targets in the North ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 27, 2017

Nigerian Air Force “rains significant fire” on Sambisa

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has bombarded Boko Haram hideouts in Sambisa with air strikes from five aircrafts ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 25, 2017

The Late 5: Presidency to meet tomorrow over 2018 budget, Universities will admit only 30 percent of UTME candidates this year, and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: The presidency postponed today’s Federal Executive Council meeting ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 25, 2017

Shekau’s wife may have been killed in air strike – NAF

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Wednesday, said that it believed the wife of the leader of the insurgent group, Boko Haram, ...

AzeezSeptember 25, 2017

Air Force to receive fighter jets from Russia, US, Pakistan, UAE

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has revealed that the Nigerian Air Force is expecting new fighter aircrafts from ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 20, 2017

Air Force joins Operation Python Dance II in the Southeast

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has joined the Operation Python Dance II exercise in the Southeast by deploying its air ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 5, 2017

Tuface, Annie Idibia arrive IDP camp for Benue flood victims in Makurdi

Nigerian musician, Innocent Idibia known as TuFace, has arrived at the internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in Makurdi, Benue. Tuface, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 4, 2017

NAF begins medical assistance to victims of Benue flood

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Monday, inaugurated a medical assistance programme to meet the medical needs of the victims of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 24, 2017

Airforce plane crashes in Kaduna

It has been reported by the spokesman for the Nigerian Airforce, Olatokunbo Adesanya, that an aircraft belonging to the has crashed, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 23, 2017

Hate and violence on social media can jeopardise Nigeria’s unity – Chief of Air Staff

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar at a workshop on information management for public relations officers in the ...

AzeezJuly 31, 2017

Air Force commences training of 450 special forces

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has commenced the training of 450 regiment personnel as Special Forces. NAF Director ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 24, 2017

Bombing of IDP camp in Rann regrettable – NAF

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Monday, expressed regret over the unfortunate Rann bombing that claimed innocent lives in Internally Displaced ...

AzeezJuly 11, 2017

Air Force redeploys 58 senior officers, establishes training commands

The Nigerian Air Force has redeployed 58 senior officers in a major shake-up. The Air Force also established two new training ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 6, 2017

Nigerian Air Force helicopter crashes

An Agusta 106 Light Utility Helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has reportedly suffered crashed into the water ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 29, 2017

Why the presidential aircraft is still in the UK – Garba Shehu

The Presidency on Thursday said the retention of the Presidential Aircraft, NAF 001, in the UK, where President Muhammadu Buhari ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 27, 2017

80% of military recruits are from the North – Group cries out

A civil rights organisation, Campaign Against Military Impunity (CAMI), has expressed concern over alleged recruitment scandal in the Nigerian Air ...

AzeezApril 18, 2017

Accidental bombing of Rann IDPs was due to communication gap – NAF

by Azeez Adeniyi The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has said the accidental bombing of Rann Internally ...

AzeezApril 1, 2017

Rann IDPs bombing: Five victims still hospitalised

by Azeez Adeniyi Families of victims of the Rann IDPs bombing have said they are yet to receive any compensation ...

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