Troops of Operation Thunder Strike have protected the staying four understudies of Government Day Secondary School Gwagwada in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, who were; stole on their approach to class on Oct. 10.
The Deputy Director Army Public Relations Officer,1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna, Col Ezindu Idimah told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday night that the understudies have been; given over; to their upbeat guardians at Gurmi town.
NAN reviews that scoundrels threatening Kaduna/Abuja roadway on October 10, kidnapped 10 understudies of the school while on their; approach to class.
Be that as; it may, the fast mediation of soldiers prompted the quick salvage of six out of the 10 understudies while; the outlaws got away; into the backwoods with the four troops.
“On Monday October 14, at around 6 am, following a tip off from a solid source, troops assaulted the refuge of the desperados and effectively protected the staying 4 understudies with no damage,” Idima said. As indicated by him, during; the salvage activity, the criminals kept running into the shrub with discharge wounds while deserting the understudies troops after; they had connected with the soldiers in a weapon duel.
Idimah clarified that Operation Thunder Strike was; a Defense Headquarters activity with soldiers drawn from; the Army, Air Force, Police, State Services and Civil Defense Corps. T
he representative said the General Officer Commanding 1Division, Maj.- Gen. Faruk Yahaya has hailed the exhibition of soldiers and repeated the dedication of the Division in realizing harmony and peacefulness to its region of obligation. He guaranteed that regardless of the sturdiness of the errands, the country should depend on the faithfulness and duty of officials and warriors to convey.