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Troops rescue abducted victims in Katsina, others

The Nigerian Army on Monday, said its troops responded to an abduction report in the Solar General Area of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, engaged the terrorists in a fierce gun battle, compelling them to abandon 17 kidnap victims.

It said the victims were safely evacuated and returned to the care of Batsari Local Government officials.

“In the northeastern state of Borno, a notable incident occurred when Alhaji Wosai, identified as a notorious member of the Boko Haram terrorists operating within Garno Village, in Dikwa Local Government Area, voluntarily surrendered to troops. Wosai handed over his AK-47 rifle and a magazine containing two rounds of ammunition,” it said.

It said the troops are determined to wipe out criminals, declaring their unwavering support, as they continue to work towards restoring peace and stability in the affected regions.

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