Military In Last Phase Of Ending Boko Haram Activities – Air Chief

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, says the Nigerian military is in the last phase of ending the issue of Boko Haram in Nigeria.

Air Marshal Abubakar gave the assurance while addressing reporters in Benin on Wednesday.

It was the commissioning of some projects at the Air Force Medical Centre of the 81 Maritime Group of the Nigerian Air Force in Benin City the capital of Edo State.

He said that apart from equipping the military with the necessary logistics, the government was also taking the welfare of its soldier and their dependents as a top priority in its bid to end terrorism and properly secure the country and this citizens.

His statement is coming hours after the Air Force signed an agreement with a vehicle manufacturing company in Anambra State, Innoson, to provide the force with necessary parts for its aircraft.

The Nigerian Air Force said the agreement would help address challenges faced in acquiring parts from foreign countries and also boost its counter-terrorism operations.