NAF neutralises ISWAP fighters, destroys portions of their tactical Hq

Fri Jan 10th, 2020 - Abuja (FCT)

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed portions of an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP)’s tactical headquarters at Kollaram on the fringes of the Lake Chad in Borno.

The NAF said it also neutralised of some ISWAP fighters in the same area.

Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information who made this known in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said the operation was conducted by the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE.

Daramola explained that the airstrikes were executed in two waves of attacks following successive days of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions.




source: Guardian