By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
In furtherance of offensives, air platforms conducted further armed missions over locations in Birnin Gwari local government area. These locations include Goron Dutse, Sabon Madada, Dan Sadau, Baba Doka, Namaigiya, Kaboru, Danmani, Sani Maichoko and environs.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna State, Samuel Aruwan.
“According to the operational feedback, bandits were seen at Sabon Madada with herds of cattle. They were engaged and neutralized accordingly. Bandits were also seen along a track connecting Kuyanbana Forest and Sabon Madada. They were likewise neutralized.
“Normal activities were observed at all other covered locations,” it assured.
It said that Governor Nasir el-Rufai noted the operational feedback with thanks, and commended the crews for sustaining the tempo with yet another set of successful missions.
“The Governor also thanked all those volunteering useful information, and tasked citizenry to scale up engagement via available help lines, 09034000060 and 08170189999.
“Aggressive ground and air patrols will continue in the general area,” it concluded.