Bandits repelled by Army, Police on Kaduna-Abuja road still at large

Security operatives comprising of military and the police personnel successfully repelled armed bandit holding commuters on the Kaduna-Abuja Road to standstill, however these bandits are yet to be brought to book.

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The Commissioner, Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan meanwhile, stated that although no arrest has been made at the incident that occurred near Olam Feeds, they will continue to chase down the bandits into nearby forest areas. Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has promised to partner with security agencies in the battle against bandits and criminals.

He added that security forces both ground and air personnel are presently pursuing remnants of the armed bandit in the adjoining forest. El-Rufai praised the security personnel for their courage and bravery in repelling the armed bandits and wished the injured personnel and motorists speedy recovery.

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