By Augustine Osayande
Nigerian troops of Operation THUNDER STRIKE under the subsidiary Operation ACCORD have successfully rescued 3 kidnapped victims from bandits in Gwazunu village, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
Confirming the report, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major General John Enenche said the operation followed credible intelligence on the kidnap of some people by bandits from their farm in the village
He said troops of Operation THUNDER STRIKE under the subsidiary Operation ACCORD promptly deployed in the scene and engaged the bandits with effective firepower.
Enenche added that the bandits escaped in disarray with gunshot wounds, thereby abandoning the kidnapped victims.
He said all the 3 victims were successfully rescued unhurt and have been reunited with their families.
The Coordinator said the Military High Command congratulated the gallant troops on their dedication and unwavering commitment and urged them to remain committed and sustain the onslaught against the criminals.