By Chuks Oyema-Aziken
The Nigerian Army (NA) has reacted to Wednesdays abduction of some members of staff and students of Government Science School, Kagara in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State.
In a statement Wednesday evening, it said troops have been mobilized and are currently in hot pursuit of the criminal elements in the general area.
The statement by Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier-General Mohammed Yerima said that the Nigerian Army in line with it’s constitutional mandate reassures the general public that troops in operational synergy with sister security agencies are in hot pursuit of the criminal elements in order to ensure safe return of the kidnapped victims.
“Furthermore, the NA also wishes to call on members of the general public to provide actionable information to security agencies that would lead to the arrest of these criminal elements,” he said.