The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Oladayo Amao, has charged the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE (OPLD) to sustain the onslaught against Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT)/Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) elements in the North East.
Director of Public Relations and Information Nigerian Air Force,Air  Vice-Marshal Ibikunle Daramola in a statement said the CAS also told the troops of ATF to work in synergy with sister services and other security agencies, in order to ensure total defeat of the terrorists.
AVM Amao, he said, gave this charge while addressing personnel during his maiden operational visit to the ATF Headquarters in Maiduguri and the 171 Nigerian Air Force Detachment  (171 NAF Det) in Monguno to assess the conduct of the Counter-Insurgency Operation as well as inspect facilities and ongoing projects.
The CAS, who arrived Maiduguri from Abuja in the company of his counterpart, the Chief of Army Staff, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru, commended the ATF for the recent successes recorded in the renewed offensive by the Land and Air Components of OPLD.
He said the NAF would continue to provide all necessary support to ensure the sustenance of critical airpower capabilities required for joint force employment in pursuit of national security imperatives.
The CAS disclosed that they had already begun holding several meetings to evolve strategies for better synergy in the joint operations.
He charged all personnel to do their own bit towards the attainment of this noble objective.

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