The Air component of Operation Hadarin Daji have been charged to remain focused and vigilant as they make concerted efforts towards ridding the entire North West of bandits and other criminal elements.

In a statement by the force Spokesperson Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao stated this while on operational tour of Air Component under Operation Hadarin Daji in Zamfara State.

According to the Air Chief, the current onslaught against bandits and their activities has continued to yield the expected outcome, hence the need to remain focused disciplined and extra- vigilant until the security situation improves.

According to the statement, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao charged troops against being complacent, rather be of utmost discipline, alertness and extra focus on the task ahead.

Air Marshal Amao commended troops for their gallantry, dedication to duty and resolve towards ensuring that the fight against banditry in the North west is brought to a conclusive end.

Earlier, Joint Task Force Commander of OPHD Major General UU Bassey, briefed the Air Chief of on ongoing operations in Zamfara State and the entire North Western area.

Air Marshal Oladayo Amao also took time to visit wounded airmen at the Federal Medical Centre and 207 Quick Response Group, Gusau where he assured them of the Forces’ commitment towards their medical attention and complete recovery.

Usman Sani.