• Buhari donates two presidential aircraft to war against Boko Haram

    Buhari donates two presidential aircraft to war against Boko Haram

    Two aircraft from the presidential fleet have been handed over to the Nigerian air force, six days after two jets from the same fleet were put up for sale.

    At the handover ceremony on Monday, Babagana Monguno national security adviser, signed the transfer documents on behalf of the president.

    The two helicopters, which are part of the 10 aircraft in the presidential air fleet, were acquired on October 20, 2014 and May 21, 2015.

    According to the presidency office of digital engagement, the […]

  • Why we are selling two presidential aircraft – Presidency shares reasons

    Why we are selling two presidential aircraft – Presidency shares reasons

    The Presidency on Tuesday confirmed the advertisements sale of two presidential aircraft, a Falcon 7x executive jet and Hawker 4000.

    Mallam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, made this known in a statement in Abuja.

    Shehu stated that the advertisements were duly authorised by the Presidency.

    According to him, this is in line with the directive of President Muhammadu Buhari that aircraft in the presidential air fleet be reduced to cut cost.

    He said: “When he […]