…Arrests 1,250 criminals,
130 kidnapped victims rescued, 105 assorted rifles, 1,055 rustled cattle recovered
By Emmanuel Daudu/Abuja-Nigeria
The Armed Forces of Nigeria has reeled out it’s amazing success stories from 18 March 2020 to 31 December, 2020 within the North-Central Zone of Nigeria.
The Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major General John Enenche in a routine weekly media briefing on the operations of the Armed Forces of Nigeria across the country, today, 31 December, 2020 at the Defence Headquarters in Abuja told journalists that the Armed Forces of Nigeria working with other security agencies recorded remarkable achievement within the time under review.
Enenche, while addressing journalists said, “troops of Operations SAFE HAVEN, WHIRL STROKE and THUNDER STRIKE have achieved appreciable successes.
“A total of 130 kidnapped victims were rescued and 105 assorted rifles as well as 513 rounds of ammunition and 1,055 rustled cattle were recovered from armed bandits and other criminal elements in the Zone”.
The General, disclosing further, said, “a total of 1,250 criminals including family members of the Darul Salam sect were arrested within the period. Furthermore, troops neutralized a total of 125 armed bandits including militia gang leaders”.