THE RANN ACCIDENTAL AIR STRIKE
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is saddened by today’s accidental air strikeby its fighter jet at Rann in Kala Balge area of Borno State in which some innocent lives were lost.
While available information is sketchy, the Theatre Commander OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE is taking appropriate steps to avail uswith details of the incident. The loss occasioned by this unfortunate incident is deeply regretted.
The NAF commiserates with those affected and their families and would update the public as soon as detailed facts emerge from the investigation.
Group Captain AYODELE FAMUYIWA
Group Captain Director of Public Relations & Information