Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Air Marshal Oladayo Amao

June 22, 2023

New Chief of Air Staff Abubakar assumes duty as Amao bows out

Until his appointment, the new air chief was the chief of standards and evaluation at Air Force Headquarters.

Air Vice Marshal Hassan Abubakar and Oladayo Amao
May 6, 2023

Insecurity: Buhari tasks NAF on collaboration with technological, innovative institutions

He said NAF should strive to expand its collaboration beyond the military.

President Muhammadu Buhari
March 29, 2023

Zimbabwe seeks Nigerian Air Force’s assistance

The commander of the Air Force of Zimbabwe, Air Marshal Elson Moyo, has expressed his country’s desire to explore technical assistance from the Nigerian Air Force.

Air Marshal Elson Moyo and Air Marshal Oladayo Amao
December 9, 2022

Buhari regime defeating terrorists, bandits: Air Force

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, says the military has decimated insurgents and other criminal elements terrorising the country.

Oladayo Amao
November 11, 2022

Don’t believe terrorists have been defeated, air force chief warns 

“We mustn’t, however, be complacent believing that the enemy has been defeated.”

October 27, 2022

Air Force sets up committee to investigate accidental airstrikes on civilians

Mr Amao said the investigation would give NAF the opportunity to take extra measures to minimise civilians harm and casualties in conflict areas.

Oladayo Amao
April 29, 2022

1,549 air force recruits, 49 BC cadets to graduate April 30

The Nigerian Air Force would on April 30 graduate no fewer than 49 Branch Commission (BC) cadets and 1,549 recruits.

Nigeria Airforce
April 28, 2022

Defence Ministry: Perm Sec proposes mix of civilians, soldiers

Ibrahim Kana, says one of his aspirations for the ministry is to deploy more military personnel to take up key positions.

Nigerian Ministry of Defence
July 19, 2021

Bandits shoot down Nigerian Air Force fighter jet

Luckily, the gallant pilot of the aircraft, Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo, successfully ejected from the aircraft.

May 19, 2021

There’ll be peace in Nigeria soon: Defence Minister Magashi

“I want to assure you that the war on terrorism and insurgency will be won. There shall be peace in Nigeria again.”

Bashir Salihi Magashi