BREAKING: Nigeria Warplane Destroys Illegal Refineries (VIDEO)
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday released a video of it’s latest airstrikes, destroying illegal oil refineries and barges filled with petroleum products.
In a statement released late Monday, the Air force said latest operation code-name OPERATION DELTA SAFE is in its concerted effort to stop illegal bunkering and criminal activities in the Niger Delta.
It said; “The refineries and barges were sighted by NAF Diamond 42 aircraft on Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission in Bille Community of Rivers State.
“Thereafter, an Mi-24V helicopter gunship was called-in for attack” the statement reads.
It added; that the operation was a success as can be seen from the enclosed photographs of the illegal refineries and barges on fire.
“A similar operation was carried out with remarkable success about 2 days ago in the same location.
The Nigerian Air Force warned that these are clear signals to criminals operating in the South-South region, as well as other parts of the country, that it is no longer business as usual.