The Nigerian Army is concentrated on crushing insurgents, bandits and different prison parts, to make the nation a secure place for all, General Officer Commanding, Kaduna, Maj. Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has mentioned.
Yahaya, whereas launching Exercise Ayem Apkatuma on Thursday in Minna, Niger State, mentioned the objective was to finish kidnapping, banditry, cattle rustling and different prison actions.
He counseled the personnel of different providers for his or her cooperation and collaboration within the combat in opposition to banditry in Niger. Yahaya appealed to members of the general public to supply helpful data towards attaining outcomes from the train.
Niger State governor, Abubakar Bello, in his remarks, mentioned the state would assist safety businesses to reinforce their actions.
Represented by Secretary to the State Government Ibrahim Matane, the governor appealed to residents to cooperate with the navy of their operation to maintain the state secure.
Bello additionally counseled the navy for his or her doggedness and dedication in the direction of discovering a long-lasting resolution to safety challenges within the nation, saying Exercise Ayem Apkatuma was well timed and would complement authorities’s efforts in enhancing safety in Shiroro, Rafi and Magama native authorities areas.
“The combined operation will shore up efforts to rid the state of criminal elements,” Matane mentioned.