The Nigerian Air Force said yesterday that it was set to deploy more personnel to the troubled Niger Delta region.
The new Air Force deployments follows the resolve to combat militancy and other forms of internal security challenges in the Niger Delta, a statement by the Air Force spokesperson, Ayodele Famuyiwa, said.
Recall that the Army and the Navy had also carried out similar deployments to suppress the militancy in the region which has led to massive oil and gas pipelines vandalism, […]
According to reports, the military has deployed fighter jets and surveillance aircrafts in the creeks of Delta State this morning to comb for members of the Niger Delta Avengers.
Some residents of riverine communities in Warri South West local government confirmed that fighter jets and surveillance aircrafts were flying about in their area.
It was gathered that the fighter jets belong to the Nigeria Airforce and that the security agencies were now strongly collaborating to outwit the militants.
Earlier today at about 4. […]