Defense power Jets Killed Several Bandits In Kaduna —Commissioner
Troops beneath the auspices of Operation Affirm Strike on Saturday carried out a joint floor and air patrols to Chikwale village, along the Polewire-Mangoro-Sarkin Pawa Avenue within the Chikun Local Authorities Spot of Kaduna Squawk as militia jets killed several bandits during the operation.
The patrols adopted credible stories of the bandits’ motion from a neighbouring deliver, against Akilbu within the Kachia LGA.
In accordance with a assertion by the deliver Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Safety and House Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, on Sunday, the air deliver carried out armed reconnaissance into forests within the home, and scores of the bandits had been sighted on bikes around Gidan Sule.
He stated, “The bandits scampered for veil as they had been engaged by the fighter jet crew. The fighter jets carried out extra missions in immediate succession, as the bandits had been tracked accordingly.
“After they sooner or later regrouped to proceed their motion, they had been successfully engaged and neutralised by the fighter jets across the inter-deliver boundary. Governor Nasir El-Rufai, in accordance with the liberate, has expressed pleasure on the describe, and thanked the troops for their relentless tracking of the criminals during the mission.
“Aggressive floor and air patrols are situation to proceed within the usual home.”