08 January 2021 By Ifeanyi Osita
Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have rescued three kidnapped victims and killed one armed bandit in Nasarawa state.
This is contained in a statement by the Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major General John Enenche in Abuja.
It explains that following actionable and credible intelligence, troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE, in the early hours of 7 January 2021, successfully staged a daring rescue operation at Mararaba Udege general area in Nasarawa Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.
It states that three kidnapped persons were rescued while one armed bandit was eliminated in the ensuing firefight.
According to the statement, the kidnapped victims were subsequently reunited with their respective families.
The statement adds that the Armed Forces of Nigeria will not relent until all enemies of the Country are neutralised and normalcy restored to all troubled zones.