NAF airman dies in parachuting accident


The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said that one of its airmen, Corporal Meshach Iliya Komo, died in Kaduna on Sunday, in a parachuting accident during recurrency training.

Speaking on the death of the airman the NAF’s Director of Public Relations and Information Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola said ‘on behalf officers, airmen and airwomen of the NAF, the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, commiserates with the family of the late airman over this irreparable loss. We pray that the Almighty God grants his soul eternal rest.

Nigerian Air Force helicopters

Also in another development the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said that it has sustained air raids on Zamfara bandits

Daramola in a statement said that Nigerian Air Force (NAF) continued to sustain intensive air operations against armed bandits’ hideouts in Zamfara State and its environs as the Air Task Force (ATF) for Operation DIRAN MIKIYA destroyed some logistics stores belonging to the bandits at a location…

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