By Chuks Oyema-Aziken
Troops of Operation THUNDER STRIKE under the subsidiary Operation ACCORD have rescued three kidnapped persons in Chikun LGA of Kaduna State.
Major General John Enenche
Coordinator Defence Media Operations
Defence Headquarters said in a press release that the rescue was sequel to credible intelligence on the kidnap of some people by armed bandits from their farm in Gwazunu village.
He said troops were promptly deployed to the scene and engaged the bandits with effective firepower.
“The bandits escaped in disarray with gun shot wounds thereby abandoning the kidnapped victims. All the 3 victims were successfully rescued unhurt and have been reunited with their families.
“The Military High Command congratulates the gallant troops for their dedication and unwavering commitment and urges them to remain committed and sustain the onslaught against the criminals”.