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Nigerian Air Drive: 203 Particular Forces prepared for battle

The Nigerian Air Drive (NAF) on Saturday, in Bauchi State held commencement for 203 battle-ready Particular Forces (SF).

Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, Chief of Air Workers (CAS), stated they underwent coaching beneath Particular Forces Course 7/2020 and Fight, Search and Rescue Course 3/2020.

He famous that NAF-SF educated earlier have been making a big impact within the struggle towards terrorism and banditry.

Abubakar urged the graduands to show braveness and guarantee good judgement.

“The assist offered by the federal authorities has impacted positively on the NAF and led to elevated plane availability, in addition to improved coaching and enhanced services,” stated the Air chief.

Air Officer Commanding (AOC), Floor Coaching Command, Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Idi Amin recalled that 357 Regiment personnel had been nominated, however solely 219 scaled via.

“162 personnel, comprising 9 officers and 153 airmen/airwomen, met the necessities of the course and are graduating at this ceremony. Out of 60 personnel inaugurated for the Fight Search and Rescue Course, solely 41 are graduating”, he stated.

The senior officer defined that the speed of dropout from the programs had been as a result of efforts to keep up international requirements.

The NAF Command has now educated greater than 1,200 personnel.