• Boko Haram: Buhari is happy with Air Force – CAS

    Boko Haram: Buhari is happy with Air Force – CAS

    According to reports, the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has told Air Force personnel involved in the fight against Boko Haram insurgents in the North East that President Muhammadu Buhari is very happy and appreciates their efforts.

    Abubakar made the statement on Tuesday while having lunch with Air Force troops at the Yola Air Force Base as part of Eid-el-Kabir celebrations.

    The Chief of Army Staff, represented by Chief of Policy and Plans, NAF headquarters, Air Vice-Marshal James Abubakar, […]

  • Real Madrid to appeal to CAS after FIFA uphold transfer ban

    Real Madrid to appeal to CAS after FIFA uphold transfer ban

    The Spanish giants, alongside Atletico Madrid, will be unable to sign any players until 2018 after the FIFA Appeals Committee’s decision, but they will take the case higher.

    Real Madrid have confirmed they will turn to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to have their transfer window overturned after FIFA rejected their appeal against it.

    In January, Los Blancos, alongside city rivals Atletico, were suspended from making transfers for two consecutive windows, as they were charged with breaching FIFA regulations relating […]

  • We aren’t sure Chibok girls are in Sambisa forest, says CAS

    We aren’t sure Chibok girls are in Sambisa forest, says CAS

    The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, says the Nigerian Air Force has no intelligence on whether the Chibok girls are in Sambisa Forest or not.

    Abubakar, who spoke during an interactive session with journalists in Abuja on Saturday, however, said the NAF was working round the clock to rescue the girls and other Nigerians abducted by Boko Haram.

    The NAF chief also commented on the operation of the force in the South-South, saying the air force would not bomb […]