The rescued victims
Three victims have been rescued as Troops of Operation Forest Sanity foiled an abduction attempt in the Ungwan Madaki general area of Chikun Local Government, Kaduna State.
The State Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, August 19, said the victims were rescued following response to a distress call from the area.
“The troops arrived the area and engaged the bandits, forcing them to flee and abandon their victims. Three victims were rescued by the troops: Elkanah Eli, along with his daughter, and one Mr Yahaya,” the commissioner stated.
“The Kaduna State Government received the feedback with gratitude and praised the troops for their swift response and the successful rescue. The victims have been reunited with their families.” he added.