The Nigerian Air Force has announced plans to employ junior airmen graduating from the Air Force Military School, Jos in Plateau State.
The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, made the announcement on Thursday at a meeting with former junior airmen of the school in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.
He also revealed plans to re-introduce the Air Force Girls Military School, which was converted to a comprehensive secondary school.
The Air Chief said that providing employment opportunities for the junior airmen would further boost the strength of the Nigerian Air Force.
The President of the Former Junior Airmen, Mr Joshua Gana, commended the plans of the Chief of Air Staff.
He also pledged the support of the group to establish a flying school to complement the training of students at the military school.