The Kaduna state authorities on Tuesday mentioned a joint patrol staff of troops have killed a number of bandits in Kaduna villages
This was contained in a press release on Tuesday by the State Commissioner for Inner Safety and Residence Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan.
He mentioned the Air platforms supported floor troops in patrols throughout Birnin Gwari, Giwa, Igabi and Chikun native authorities areas.
Aruwan disclosed that the patrol train led to the neutralisation of armed bandits sighted with herds of cattle north of Gidan Audu.
‘As contained within the operational suggestions to the Kaduna State Authorities, Kabula, Muya and Dankwala had been lined following experiences that bandits with rustled cattle had been sighted at these places.”
“Armed reconnaissance was then performed over Sarkin Pawa, Kwakwau, Beni, Kudame, Sikiti, Abulo, Gidan Amale, Outdated Dakolo, New Dakolo, Rishi, Akilbu, Kuna, Rugu and Kuzo. ”
“These places had been noticed to be calm, as confirmed by floor troops at Sarkin Pawa in Niger State.
“Throughout one other mission, armed bandits had been sighted with herds of cattle simply north of Gidan Audu, and had been engaged with rockets. A second move was performed southwest of the placement, with extra bandits neutralized.” The assertion additional defined
“Equally, floor troops reported motion of armed bandits with cattle at Gbakopai. They had been engaged and neutralized by the fighter jet crew.
“The crew then carried out Armed reconnaissance over the Kaduna-Abuja freeway, with free-flowing visitors and regular actions noticed. Such was additionally the case at Rijana, Polewaya, Akilbu, Katari, Jere, Zuba and environs.
“Governor Nasir El-Rufai expressed his gratitude to the troops and fighter jet crews on the profitable joint patrol and inspired them to maintain up the stellar work in denying the bandits freedom of motion.
‘Air and floor patrols will proceed in these areas and different places of curiosity throughout the state.” The assertion mentioned
Kaduna; Military joint patrol neutralises armed bandits north of Gidan Audu