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Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by wapland(m): 9:54pm On Jan 27, 2019
The Nigerian Airforce (NAF) has deployed air women and female air officers for military operations in the North-East.

Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar explained that are actively involved in the on-going counter-insurgency operation with special forces against Boko Haram terrorists and other criminal elements.

Abubakar told PRNigeria on Sunday that NAF is a gender-sensitive service that encouraged its personnel to explore their potentials without inhibition in the armed forces.

The Air Force Chief said: “We call them Women of War as they are well trained to engage in combat and combat support operations for peace, security and national development.

“The female personnel like their male counterparts, help in neutralizing insurgents during airstrike missions, while also providing tactical supports for the ground troops.

“Some of our air women and female officers are regular combatants who have completed specialised trainings at home and abroad. Some of them regularly fly Beechcraft, a special fighter plane used for gathering intelligence, carrying out surveillance and reconnaissance.

“In the last few months, they courageously flew our aircraft across North-Eastern states, especially in Borno and the fringe of Lake Chad to detect and strike at insurgents’ locations. They fly sometimes between four to six hours on the ISR platform.

“The Women of War have continued to showcase their professional capacity as fearless and courageous military personnel as pilots, loadmasters, aircraft maintenance engineers, aerospace engineers, armament specialists, squad leaders, combatants, loadmasters, Military police, and air traffic controllers among others.”

Source: https://www.tapnaija.com/female-soldiers-join-battle-for-boko-haram/

Re: Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by Yambee: 9:55pm On Jan 27, 2019
Ok
Re: Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by dollytino4real(f): 10:51pm On Jan 27, 2019
dem want make boko boys use fork kill them abi
Re: Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by ValCon888: 1:07am On Jan 28, 2019
Even in the heat of battle konji must be cured.
Re: Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by CreepyBlackpool: 1:43am On Jan 28, 2019
Wait, how/why is this news
why make such a big deal of thisundecided

Does it mean the battle against BH has been exclisively for males since shocked

A soldier is a soldier whether male or female!
They want to be equal to men bah? they want every opportunity given to nen to be given to them too.
Then let them go and fight and die too!
Re: Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by tit(f): 4:40am On Jan 28, 2019
free toto for shekau
Re: Female Soldiers Join Battle For Boko Haram by Karemarealty288(m): 6:41am On Jan 28, 2019
I pity any of them caught by boko boys ....cos Olympus will fall both up and down.

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