Connect with us

News

Nigeria Defence Minister visits Turkey on bilateral cooperation [Photos]

Published

on

Spread the love

In his drive to equip the Nigeria Armed Forces with high tech hardware and other Military equipment, the Honourable Minister of Defence, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, has paid a bilateral visit to Turkey to further discuss and explore how best Nigeria can partner with Turkey on the production of Military hardware and equipment.

Read Also:  Kogi 2023: It's pay back time for Igala - Youth Ambassador Obaje
adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Badaru, accompanied by the Chief of Air Staff, Air Mashal Hassan Abubakar visited the Turkish Aerospace Industries in the capital city, Ankara to see things for himself.

In a statement by the Director of Press and Public Relations, Henshaw Ogubike which was sent to CAPITAL POST on Sunday in Abuja, said, the Minister
inspected various sections of the firm in charge of the manufacturing of modern military aircraft and other defence equipment.

Read Also:  Army General missing, 7 soldiers killed after terrorists ambush in Taraba

Furthermore in the course of taking him round the facility, the CEO of the company, Engineer Temel Kotel informed the Minister that the industry was established in 1973 with the primary goal of manufacturing military aircraft, satellites, and unmanned aerial vehicles.

Read Also:  Gabon Coup: President Tinubu reacts, call for 'consensus against spread'

At the conclusion of the tour, the Hon Minister commended the company for its over five decades of successful ventures in the manufacturing of military facilities.


According to him , Nigeria would explore the possibility of partnering with Turkey in intelligence and information sharing for the mutual benefit of both countries in Defence cooperation.

Contact Us:

  • Address: Address: 1st Floor,  Nwakpabi Plaza,  Suite 110, Waziri Ibrahim Crescent, Apo,  Abuja
  • Tel: +234 7036084449, +234 8066722600, +234 7012711701
  • Email: info@capitalpost.ng
  • Email: capitalpost20@gmail.com

Quick Links: