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FG receives last batch of Super Tucano fighter jets

The federal government has received all 12 A-29 Super Tucano fighter jets that were expected from the US.

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, announced this on Monday during a programme on TVC.

He called the fighter jets a “game-changer” and said they have been utilized in northeast operations, and that the aircraft were instrumental in the military’s recent triumphs.

“We have received all 12 Super Tucano fighter jets. As of this morning, all 12 were present and had been assigned to the northeast,” he explained.