Militia Jets Killed A lot of Bandits In Kaduna —Commissioner
Troops under the auspices of Operation Allege Strike on Saturday performed a joint ground and air patrols to Chikwale village, alongside the Polewire-Mangoro-Sarkin Pawa Road in the Chikun Local Authorities Impart of Kaduna Impart as military jets killed several bandits at some stage in the operation.
The patrols adopted credible reports of the bandits’ movement from a neighbouring express, against Akilbu in the Kachia LGA.
In response to an announcement by the express Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Dwelling Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, on Sunday, the air part performed armed reconnaissance into forests in the placement, and rankings of the bandits had been sighted on motorcycles around Gidan Sule.
He said, “The bandits scampered for quilt as they had been engaged by the fighter jet crew. The fighter jets performed extra missions in fast succession, as the bandits had been tracked accordingly.
“When they eventually regrouped to continue their movement, they had been effectively engaged and neutralised by the fighter jets around the inter-express boundary. Governor Nasir El-Rufai, consistent with the open, has expressed pleasure at the story, and thanked the troops for their relentless tracking of the criminals at some stage in the mission.
“Aggressive ground and air patrols are plight to continue in the current location.”