Intelligence, Troops’ Professionalism Aided Kankara Pupils Rescue–DHQ
The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said that credible intelligence acted upon by military troops, who exhibited high degree of professionalism ensured that the 344 abducted students of Government Science Secondary School Kankara, in Katsina State, were all rescued alive.
The DHQ, made this known on Friday in a release signed by Maj. Gen. John Enenche, the Coordinator, Defence Media Operations (DMO).
It reads: “Keeping to its promise to ensure the safe return of all abducted students of Government Science Secondary School Kankara, Katsina State, troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI rescued all 344 abducted students on Thursday 17 December 2020.
“The students were rescued on the heels of credible intelligence by our gallant troops, with high degree of professionalism to ensure they were all rescued alive.
“The Military High Command commends troops of Operation Hadarin Daji including all security agencies for their dexterity. The general public who volunteered information are also hereby appreciated.”