Greater than 70 personnel of the Nigerian Air Power (NAF) are at the moment in China on a particular coaching.
They’ve been within the Asian nation for 4 months and can return subsequent week.
The contingent will likely be deployed to activate the 203 Fight Reconnaissance NAF Base in Gombe State.
The Chief of Air Workers (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, made the disclosure on Tuesday when he visited Governor Inuwa Yahaya.
Abubakar careworn that the NAF Base within the state was strategic within the struggle towards insurgency, banditry and different prison actions within the north.
“We’re very excited that we’re going to have this unit activated”, the CAS mentioned.
He famous that further Particular Forces models can be stationed to guard NAF belongings.
Abubakar assured that the army arm, in collaboration with different companies, would proceed to guard Nigeria’s territorial integrity and nationwide sovereignty