NAF Deploys Special Forces, additional platforms to boost ongoing operations against Bandits attacks in Katsina state

Fri May 22nd, 2020 - Katsina

Nigerian Air force PHOTO: Twitter

Authorities of the Nigerian Airforce on Friday said that following President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive on the launch of a major crackdown against bandits, kidnappers and other criminal elements in Katsina and other States in the North West of the Country, the NAF on 22 May 2020, injected Special Forces (SF) operatives and deployed additional platforms to Kastina State.

NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola said, “The arrangement is to consolidate on the already existing security architecture in the State in order to ensure the success of the ongoing renewed offensive against the armed bandits under the auspices of the Defence Headquarters (DHQ)-led Operation Hadarin Daji.




source: Guardian