Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao has reiterated the commitment of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to oust terrorists and other criminal elements in Nigeria in no distant time.
He made this known during an Easter Lunch with the personnel of 013 Quick Response Force Minna, where he commiserated with families and colleagues of the three Airmen who lost their lives in Allawa operations on 1st April 2021.
Air Marshal Amao reiterated the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Air Force towards ensuring that insurgency and armed banditry are put to an end.
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The Chief of Air Staff was represented by Air Vice-Marshal Remiqius Ekeh at the event.
He also commended the 013 Quick Response Force and Air Component of Operation GAMA AIKI as well as the gallant officers, airmen, and airwomen urging them to remain resolute in the fight against insurgency and banditry.
He challenged his men not to relent in their dedication and hard work towards achieving the mandate of protection of lives and properties of Nigerians.
The NAF boss stated that efforts are ongoing to recover the crashed NAF Alpha Jet Aircraft which was declared missing on 31st March 2021.