The Nigerian Air Power says its airstrikes have killed a number of armed bandits at Walawa, Yadi and Kuduru hills in Kaduna State.
In a press release issued on Wednesday by the Director of Public Relations and Info, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, a few of their logistics provides had been destroyed within the course of.
This follows a particular operation carried out in coordination with the Nigeria Police Power and different safety companies to smoke out the bandits.
Daramola defined that the operation was carried out “after credible intelligence reports and days of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance missions revealed that the bandits, after driving away from the original inhabitants of the area, had continued to operate from the locations with impunity.”
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“The NAF detailed its assault plane to conduct sequence of air raids on the bandits’ camps ensuing within the destruction of a number of the logistics amenities and buildings housing the armed bandits in addition to the neutralization of a number of of them.
“The airstrikes additionally paved the way in which for floor forces to conduct mop-up operations, supported by NAF fight helicopters.
“In all, no fewer than 5 commanders of Ansaru and a dozen armed bandits had been neutralized within the operation,” the assertion learn partly.
Daramola additionally reiterated the dedication of the Air Power to flush the armed bandits out of the Northwest area.
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