PHOTOS: NAF Super Tucano Jet destroys 26 ISWAP terrorists at Gajiram




…. Nigerian military Loses Two Soldiers

A Super Tucano jet in the Nigerian Airforce (NAF) fleet has eliminated ISWAP terrorists and destroyed their gun trucks in Gajiram, Borno State.

PRNigeria gathered the terrorists in several gun trucks attempted to overrun the town when the aircraft arrived the scene.

During a coordinated military offensive between the air task force and the ground troops, large sophisticated weapons were also recovered.

A military intelligence officer told PRNigeria that least 26 of the terrorists were recovered after the aerial bombardment.

“The aircraft arrived timely and bombarded the locations of the terrorists and burned some of them beyond recognition.

have so far counted 26 of the terrorists but unfortunately lost two gallant soldiers while tackling other fleeing enemies.

“More of the terrorists could be seen from afar in their burning trucks along Kunli village and on the eastern side of the town.”

PRNigeria recalls that the Nigerian military recently took delivery of the batches of A-29 Super Tucano aircraft from the United States to aid the fight against insecurity in the northeast and other parts of the country.

The A-29 Super Tucano performs intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and precision air-to-ground strikes, strengthening Nigeria’s ability to fight terrorism.

By PRNigeria