The Kaduna State Government, on Tuesday, confirmed the rescue of seven Kidnapped people by troops of Operation Sanity.
Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna State, who confirmed the rescue of the seven victims, mentioned their names as Joseph Ishaku, John Bulus, Gloria Shedrack (and her four children), Jimre Shedrack, Jonathan Shedrack, Angelina Shedrack, Abigail Shedrack .
According to him, the troops came under fire from bandits while on patrol along the Birnin Gwari-Gayam-Kuriga-Manini axis and immediately, returned fire and promptly subdued the bandits, who fled into the forests, leaving behind the captives in their custody.
He said the state government commended the troops and thanked them for their brave efforts in rescuing the victims, adding that the seven victims have been reunited with their families.
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