The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has stated that latest media studies that motorists had deserted the Abuja-Kaduna freeway due to insecurity are deceptive.
DHQ had on Saturday led journalists on a tour of the highway from Abuja to Kaduna to establish the validity of the declare.
NAN studies that there was a traditional motion of varied varieties of autos on the highway from Zuba to Kaduna.
Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, the Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, stated the tour was to allow the journalists to have first-hand data on the safety state of affairs on the highway.
Enenche stated the tour was to additionally right the purported desertion of the highway and guarantee motorists of their security.
“Individuals are being misinformed, and there’s no fact in any respect that the highway is abandoned.
“We’re telling most of the people that they need to trust within the armed forces and the operation that is occurring right here and go about their regular enterprise.
“We’re there to guard you and to proceed to take the criminals out of their enclaves and simply be ready for them on the highway,” he stated.