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Nigerian Air Force interested in purchasing C295W

The Nigerian Air Force is looking at procuring the C295W light transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and Space, with a delegation from...

Nigeria moving ahead with Super Mushshak acquisition

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has signed an agreement with Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) for the acquisition of ten Super Mushshak trainer...

Nigerian government transfers two AW101s to the Air Force

The Nigerian government has handed over two AgustaWestland AW101 VIP helicopters to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in an effort to reduce...

Nigerian Air Force arms third Alpha Jet; acquiring Yabhon Flash-20 UAVs

The Nigerian Air Force has armed a third Alpha Jet acquired second hand from the United States, and is apparently getting ready...

Nigerian Air Force operating H135 and AS365 helicopters

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has introduced into service two new helicopter types with the H135 and AS365 Dauphin soon to be...

Nigerian Air Force arms two recently acquired Alpha Jets

The Nigerian Air Force has armed two of the four Alpha Jets it acquired from the United States last year. Nigerian Air Force...

Nigerian Air Force Super Puma damaged

One of the Nigerian Air Force's Super Puma helicopters was badly damaged in a crash on Friday and four occupants slightly injured...

Nigerian Air Force receiving additional Alpha Jets

The Nigerian Air Force has acquired at least two second hand Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet trainer and light attack aircraft as it continues...

Nigerian Air Force operating Gazelle helicopters

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is flying Gazelle helicopters as it bolsters its fleet to combat Boko Haram insurgents. A recent Channels Television...

Nigeria interested in JF-17 fighters

Nigeria, long targeted as a potential customer for the Chinese/Pakistani JF-17 Thunder jet, is close to ordering one or two squadrons, according...


SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...