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Eight victims who were kidnapped along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari highway on Wednesday have been rescued by troops of Operation Whirl Punch under 1 Division, Nigerian Army, Kaduna.
“The troops tracked the kidnappers to where they were hiding in Labi village, Chikun Local Government Area in Kaduna State and rescued the victims at about 5 pm on Wednesday, hours after their abduction.
“The victims who were traveling from Kano to Ilorin had their journey interrupted by bandits, who kidnapped and moved them to one of their fortified hideout in the forest,”
a reliable military source told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
He said that the victims were rescued following credible information.
“The troops swung into action and stormed the bandits’ camp.
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