Troops of Operation Secure Haven presently finishing up operations towards bandits in Kaduna state have rescued two kidnap victims in Kirti village in Jema’a and Mariri village in Lere native authorities areas.
One in all them was deserted by the bandits in Goza, Mariri village on siting the troops. The rescued victims have been reunited with their households.
This was made recognized on Thursday by the state Commissioner for Inside Safety and House Affairs, Samuel Aruwan who additionally revealed that eleven hostages escaped from bandits’ camps on the outskirts of Sabon Birni city in Igabi native authorities space.
Amongst them are 5 kids between the ages of Seven and ten.
In accordance with Mr Aruwan, ongoing safety operations within the state has dislodged most of the bandits camps, leaving them in disarray and enabling the escape of the hostages being held there.
He mentioned checks revealed that the eleven hostages have been amongst these kidnapped alongside the Kaduna-Zaria freeway who have been touring from Maiduguri to Ilorin.
The escapees have been recovered by the troops and have since been reunited with their households.
Receiving the reviews, Governor Nasir El-Rufai expressed his satisfaction with the developments, praising the navy’s efforts and onslaught on bandit hideouts throughout the state.
He additionally counseled the swift response of the troops to rescue the kidnapped residents in Jema’a and Lere LGAs.
The Governor despatched his prayers and greatest needs to all the previous hostages as they rejoined their households.