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Air Force Jet Destroy Boko Haram Workshop, Fuel & Ammunition Dumps in Sambisa

Valentine Chinyem

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Tuesday, carried out airstrikes and aerial bombardment of Boko Haram’s vehicle workshops, fuel and ammunition dumpsites in the Sambisa forest.

A statement issued by the Air Force to that effect, noted that the feat came as a result of a painstaking intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance efforts by the NAF’s Unmanned Aerial vehicle (UAV) and ATR-42 platforms.

The statement futher said the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, assured that the capabilities of the terrorists had been further degraded to pave way for final onslaught by the land forces to meet President Mohammadu Buhari’s directives to bring insurgency in the North-East to an end.