Nigerian Air Force Jet Crashes In Niger Republic

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 06, (THEWILL) – A Nigerian Air Force Alpha jet Monday crashed in Niamey, the capital of neighboring Niger Republic killing two officers on board.

According to Defence spokesman Brig.-Gen. Chris Olukolade, the two officers who lost their lives on the ill-fated flight are; Squadron Leader Adoo and Flying Officer Layelmenson.

The jet was involved in military support operations in Mali.