While addressing a ceremony which was held on arrival of Nigerian Air Chief, Air Marshal Adesola Nunayon Amosa at the Air Headquarters, Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force, has reiterated to further enhance PAF support for the Nigerian Air Force. This will encompass technical training and other professional avenues.
The visiting guest paid homage to the martyrs of Pakistan Air Force by laying a floral wreath on Martyrs’ Monument at Air Headquarters, Islamabad. He was then called on Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt in his office. They discussed matters of professional interest.
Furthermore, mutual cooperation agreement was signed between the Nigerian Air Force and Shaheen Foundation. The delegation also attended a briefing at the Air Headquarters on the organization, role and functioning of PAF.
The Nigerian Air Chief was also called on the President of Pakistan at Aiwan-i-Sadr. Both the dignitaries discussed matters of bilateral cooperation and professional interest. The Nigerian Air Chief also met Minister of Defence Khawja Muhammad Asif and Minister of Defence Production Rana Tanvir Hussain at Rawalpindi.
The Nigerian Air Force delegation is on a 5-day visit to Pakistan on the invitation of Pakistan Air Force.
Source: The Nation