NEWS: Nigeria Airforce Helicopter Goes Missing In Borno State


A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) helicopter was lost in combat on Wednesday night while providing close air support to troops of 145 Battalion at Damasak in Northern Borno State.

Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, Director of Public Relations and Information disclosed this, but he did not disclose the model of the helicopter or how many personnel were inside it at the time the crash happened. 
Daramola said the aircraft was involved in the ongoing counterinsurgency operations in the North East.

“The incident, occurred about 7:45 pm today, 2 January 2019. Details of the cause of the crash are still scanty”, he said. As soon as the details of the crash are known, they will be made available to the public”, Daramola said

Confirming  this is also a tweet by the Nigerian Air Force Below:






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