Headline National News Security

Military rescues 97 kidnapped victims in 2weeks

The Military has rescued 97 kidnapped victims, killed about 60 criminals and arrested 67 Insurgents as well as other criminal across the country within the past two weeks in various operations.

The Director, Defence Media Operations, Major General Musa Danmadami stated this in Abuja on Thursday while briefing Journalists on the Military’s efforts in keeping the nation safe as they work with other security agencies between 3rd and 17th of November, 2022.

General Danmadami said at the North East zone where most of successes were recorded, 250 Boko Haram members and their families surrendered to troops at various location.

At the South-South Operations where economic saboteurs were prevented from carrying out their activities of oil bunkery, General Danmadami said 44 illegal refineries and other illegal installations were destroyed by troops.

General Danmadami used the forum to call on all Nigerians to provide useful Information that would lead to the arrest of some wanted Terrorists still within the territory of the country with rewards at stake.

Reporting by Chukwuma Agbanusi; Editing by Oluwaseyi Ajibade & Annabel Nwachukwu