Gunmen Suspected to be Bandits on Tuesday attacked Afaka Barracks of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Kaduna killed 2 Officers and Kidnapped One.
Media Smarts Nigeria gathered that, the Gunmen attacked the Barracks at about 1am of Today (Tuesday) and reports have it that, the Criminals are expected to be hiding with the Academy as Army Barricades the area in search of them.
The Academy Public Relations Officer, Major Bashir Muhd Jajira has issued a Press Release Tagged
“Security Breach Of Nigerian Defence Academy Architecture” and it read
“The security architecture of the Nigerian Defence Academy was compromised early this morning by unknown gunmen who gained access into the residential area within the Academy in Afaka. During the unfortunate incident, we lost two personnel and one was abducted.”
While explaining the measures taken by the NDA Major Jajira said
“The Academy in collaboration with the 1Division Nigerian Army and Air Training Command as well as other security agencies in Kaduna state has since commenced pursuit of the unknown gunmen within the general area with a view to tracking them and rescue the abducted personnel.”
According to the Release, the NDA community and Cadets are safe in the Academy. Saying, “We assure the general public that this unknown gunmen would soon be apprehended and the abducted personnel rescued.”