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The Nigerian Premier Military University NDA in a Press statement issued minutes ago, confirmed bandits attack on the institution in Afaka- Kaduna early hours of Tuesday. In the process, two officers were killed and another abducted.
Recall that AsphericNews had reported the incident and promised to update as the situation unfold.
The institution spokesperson, Bashir Muhammed Jajira, a Major issued a press statement to the general public which he said the institution, 1 army Division Kaduna, the Air Force and other security agencies are tracking the hoodlums.
The press statement reads:
SECURITY BREACH OF NIGERIAN DEFENCE ACADEMY ARCHITECTURE
The security architecture of the Nigerian Defence Academy was compromised early this morning by unknown gunmen who gained access into the residential area within the Academy in Afaka, Kaduna
During the unfortunate incident, we lost two personnel and one was abducted.
The Academy in collaboration with the 1Division Nigerian Army and Air Training Command as well as other security agencies in Kaduna state has since commenced pursuit of the unknown gunmen within the general area with a view to tracking them and rescue the abducted personnel.
The NDA community and Cadets are safe in the Academy. We assure the general public that these unknown gunmen would soon be apprehended and the abducted personnel rescued.