Nigerian Air force strikes boko haram logistic base

The Nigerian Airforce, NAF, says its Fighter Aircraft has struck insurgents logistics base at Kangarawa, Borno State Capital, North East Nigeria.

This is contained in a statement issued by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa, in Abuja.

The NAF, in continuation of its employment of airpower to decimate the capability of the insurgents, has successfully taken off another logistics belonging to the insurgents.

The latest air strike was carried out on April 11 by NAF F7-NI Fighter Aircraft against the insurgents,” it said.

The statement added that the scale of accompanying inferno and multi explosions can be seen from the footage of the air strike, suggests that the location possibly houses fuel or ammunition.

It said that the strike constituted another major setback for the insurgents, while providing tangible evidence of the recent successes recorded by the Air component of Operation Lafia Dole.

NAN /Hauwa Mustapha