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The Nigerian Air Pressure has misplaced two of its personnel to an ambush laid by bandits in Birni-Gwari axis of Kaduna state.
In accordance with a press release signed by the Spokesman of the Air Pressure, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the personnel fought their methods by means of the ambush mounted by the bandits, however within the course of misplaced two gallant males.
Daramola mentioned: ”Troops of 271 Nigerian Air Pressure (NAF) Detachment, Birnin Gwari on Monday, 22 July 2019, at about 5pm dismounted an ambush arrange by armed bandits at Kawan Pole Waya, about 20km from Birnin Gwari alongside the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Street.
“The gallant troops had been capable of combat their approach by means of the ambush to the aspect of Birnin Gwari and known as for reinforcement. Sadly, two NAF personnel paid the supreme value within the course of.
“The personnel, Flying Officer Abdulrahman Bayero and Aircraftman Saidu Bawa, are scheduled to be buried Tuesday in accordance with Islamic rites.
“The Chief of the Air Employees (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on behalf all officers, airmen, airwomen and civilian employees of the NAF, commiserates with the households of the fallen heroes and prays that the Almighty grants their souls peaceable repose.
“The CAS, who was at Birnin Gwari on Saturday, 20 July 2019, on an assessment visit, has urged all NAF personnel to remain resolute and continue to work assiduously, in synergy with sister Services and other security agencies, to rid the Northwest of all criminal elements.”