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


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.