NAF fighter jets don destroy insurgents artillery for Sambisa

NAF fighter jets don destroy insurgents artillery for Sambisa

Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets on Friday successfully destroy one artillery piece wey insurgents sneak am enter Sambisa forest.

Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, Director of Public Relations and Information, Nigerian Air force, yarn this one for one statement wey em release on Friday.

Adesanya talk say dem hide the artillery piece under one tree and na one NAF Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft kon sight am when dem dey for patrol during the day for Sambisa general area.

He talk say na also like seven insurgents dey come out from under the tree whn dem see am.

He say,

“ The crew on board the ISR platform therefore, immediately called for air strikes by NAF combat platforms.

“Following the alert, one Alpha Jet and one F-7Ni fighter aircraft were scrambled for air interdiction on the artillery piece.

“The Alpha Jet and F-7Ni strikes were observed to have hit the target. Thereafter, the Alpha Jet strafed the area with rockets and the location of the artillery piece was completely engulfed in an inferno.

“Subsequently, Battle Damage Assessment (BDA) footage by a NAF ISR aircraft revealed that the strikes were successful as the artillery piece was neutralised,”


Previous 'Declare your health status, President na public property abeg' - Wole Soyinka tell Buhari
Next 'Naija don dey comot for recession' - Lai Mohammed

About author

Jhayke Adesanya
Jhayke Adesanya 4082 posts

A very dope dude. Fun to be with, Loves entertainment,... and.. oh, he is actually a music producer too. when you tell him he works hard, he will say "no, i only work smart!"

You might also like

JAC NEWS 0 Comments

‘We did not kill any of the chibok girls’ – Military denies Boko Haram claims

Boko Haram has accused the Nigerian Military of killing the chibok girls in an airstrike. This accusation was made by a member of the sect who appeared with 50 of

JAC NEWS 0 Comments

In Ebonyi State: NULGE commends Governor for increasing workers salary

The President, Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) Ebonyi Chapter, Mr Leonard Nkah, has commended Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi for approving 5 per cent pay rise for workers saying that by

JAC NEWS 0 Comments

Church Collapse: Uyo Teaching Hospital said mortuaries were overflowing with corpses, Hospitals has their hands full

Following the mayhem that happened at The Reigners Bible Church, Etete Peters of the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital said mortuaries were overflowing with corpses. There were insinuations that one


No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!

Leave a Reply