More than two dozen bandits were reportedly neutralized on Wednesday in an aerial mission over Ungwan Nacibi in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area. This was reported by the air component of Operation Thunder Strike (OPTS).
According to the Operational Feedback, the aircraft conducted interdictions at the identified bandits’ location, which were successful. The strikes were well on target as several bandits were confirmed neutralized by the air strike.
These statements are contained in a daily security briefing by the Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai noted the feedback with thanks and commended the crew for a successful mission.
Monitoring of the area by security patrols will continue.