The Air Element of Operation Thunder Strike has killed scores of bandits in Kaduna State barely 24 hours after killing many in Kaduru forest within the state.
The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, in a press release on Monday, stated the most recent assault came about on the Kusasu space of the state on Sunday.
He stated the hit was achieved following human intelligence stories, which led to the identification of the camp of a bandits’ chief, often known as Alhaji Labi.
In line with him, Labi is an affiliate of Dogon Gede, a infamous bandits’ chief in Katsina State.
“The assault plane took turns in participating the placement, delivering devastating hits which destroyed the bandits’ constructions, together with their logistics storage services, which had been seen engulfed in flames.
“A number of bandits had been additionally killed within the assault.
“The Armed Forces of Nigeria and different safety businesses remained resolute within the battle in opposition to banditry and different sundry crimes and won’t relent till normalcy is restored to all troubled zones of the nation,” he stated.