Bandits attack NDA

Ogunsakin Mustapha
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Unknown armed men on Tuesday morning invaded the Nigerian Defence Academy(NDA), the major institution that trains Nigerian security personnel that is an equivalent of a university, killing two officers and abducting another officer.

Accroding the a statement released by the Academy’s Public Relations Officer, Major Bashir Muhd Jajira, the army is in hot pursuit of the gunmen.

It reads:


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.

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.

The NDA community and Cadets are safe in the Academy. We assure the general public that this unknown gunmen would soon be apprehended and the abducted personnel rescued.

Bashir Muhd Jajira
Academy Public Relations Officer
24 August 2021

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