Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Military kills several bandits in Kaduna state

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Troops of the Nigerian military have killed several bandits during aerial missions conducted over locations in Chikun and Birnin Gwari local government areas of Kaduna state.

The air platforms conducted armed reconnaissance over Gwagwada, Chikun, Kuduru, Chukuba, Erina, Kushaka, Dogon Gona, Kusasu, Sarkin Pawa, Kurebe and Falleli around the Kaduna-Niger interstate boundaries.

Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan said in a statement that the troops sighted the bandits several kilometres Northeast of Kushaka, while crossing a track to flee from the aircraft, and were promptly engaged and neutralized.

He added that another set of bandits were equally killed by troops during a mission conducted at the Birnin Gwari general area.