Nigerian Air Force destroys Islamic State of West Africa Province’s hideout in Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) hideout and neutralized some of the insurgents’ fighters at Mina along the Gulumba Gana-Kumshe Axis in northern part of Borno.

Air Commodore, Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, made this known in a statement.

He said the operation was conducted through the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE . Daramola explained that the mission, executed on March 4th as part of the ongoing Operation “DECISIVE EDGE”, was undertaken after a NAF Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft spotted the terrorists assembling in the vicinity of some compounds within the settlement.