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Two Terrorists Killed In Ambush Operation In Kaduna

Troops of the Nigerian Army have killed two terrorists during a counter-terrorism operation in the Kurmin Aja, Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

The troops deployed for counter-terrorism operations had intercepted four armed terrorists on motorbikes at a known terrorists’ spot in Kurmin Aja en route to perpetrate their nefarious activities.

“The troops, displaying exceptional courage, in a well-executed ambush, engaged the terrorists in an intense firefight and neutralised 2 of them, while others fled with gunshot wounds into a nearby forest, thereby preventing loss of innocent lives,” the Army said.

Following the successful operation, the troops, according to the Army, conducted a thorough search of the area, which led to the recovery of 2 AK-47 Rifles, 30 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition, 3 Magazines, and two motorbikes belonging to the terrorists.

The Army further urged the citizenry to remain vigilant and promptly report any suspicious activity to security agencies.

“The collaborative efforts of the public and security forces are critical in the ongoing fight against terrorism and other forms of criminality, as together, we can protect our communities and preserve peace and stability in the region,” the Army.

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