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ARMED FORCES NEUTRALISE BANDITS IN KADUNA

ARMED FORCES NEUTRALISE BANDITS IN KADUNA

The airstrikes executed by the Air Component of Operation THUNDER STRIKE in Kwaimbana Forest area of Kaduna State has led to the neutralization of several armed bandits with their meeting venue significantly damaged.

A statement released to press by Defense Spokesperson Major General John Enenche disclosed that the air raid was conducted after series of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance missions led to the identification of the hideout along with a building in the centre of the area which was being used by the armed bandits as meeting venue.

According to the statement, the Air Component accordingly dispatched Nigerian Air Force jets and helicopter gunships to attack the location.

The statement further revealed that the attacked aircraft took turns in engaging the target area, resulting in the damage of the building as well as neutralization of several bandits.