Troops of the Nigerian Army on Wednesday, ambushed terrorists around the Fondisho general area, along the Kaduna-Zaria road in Igabi local government.
A statement issued by the Commissioner, Kaduna State Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, disclosed that in operational feedback to the State Government by security operatives, it was revealed that the troops, responding quickly to credible intelligence, set up an ambush position at the location.
On entering the area, the terrorists sprang into the ambush and came under intense fire as they were stoutly repelled by the troops. Two of the criminals were thus neutralized.
The Government conveyed its appreciation to the troops and other security forces while encouraging them to sustain the determined efforts to rout all criminal elements.
He noted that many of the bandits escaped with gunshot wounds, the Government hereby appeals to communities in the general area to report any questionable persons seeking medical attention. The security operations room can be reached on 09034000060 and 08170189999.