The Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar has inaugurated Transit camp for the Nigerian Air Force Airmen and Women in Kaduna, the Three Blocks of 30 rooms was inaugurated to ease accommodation problems face by recruits before full absorption into the Nigerian Air Force.
The Chief of Air Staff said the decision to provide the accommodation was in view of a large number of recruits absorbed into the service, which currently stood at over 2,000 in the last recruitment exercise.
He said: “It is to adequately cater for the accommodations of this personnel as well as provide needed orientation before they are fully absorbed into the main stream of the various NAF trades”
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Chief Of Air Staff, who was represented at the event by the commandant, Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna Air Vice Marshal Isuyaka Bukar, said NAF remain committed to the sustenance of fight against terrorists and militants in the country.
“That is why we embark on the massive recruitment of qualified Nigerians into the Nigerian Air Force. Only July 17, about 2000 recruits completed their training at the military training center and more will be recruited into the service in the coming months”
The Chief of Air Staff Charged beneficiaries to make good use of the accommodation and ensure that it is well mainteained, the facility has been furnished with beds, refrigirators, drawers, reading tables and other basic items that would enhance the performance of the personnels.