18th July, 2021
A Nigerian military plane, an Alpha jet, has reportedly crashed ‘somewhere’ in Kaduna.
The crashed jet was reported to have left Yola, the Adamawa capital, this morning to attack bandits in North western Nigeria, reports said.
There is no confirmation yet by Nigerian Air Force spokesman, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet.
A message sent to NAF Facebook account has not attracted any response.
Later, PR Nigeria reported that no plane left Yola for bombardments in the North west as earlier reported by Daily Post.
It said a military jet successfully conducted aerial bombardments of notorious enclaves of armed bandits in one of the North-West States on Sunday.
Gabkwet was yet to clear the air as at 8pm on Sunday..