NDA: Killing, abduction of military personnel, an assault on Nigeria’s territorial integrity – Kaduna Speaker

The Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly, Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani has described as an assault on Nigeria’s territorial integrity, the invasion, killing and abduction at the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) officers.

He explained that the issue must be treated with all seriousness.

Speaking in a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, the Speaker observed that NDA is Nigeria’s premier training citadel for Nigeria’s Armed Forces, a pride to the country and Africa, hence the issue must be taken with the seriousness it deserves.

He noted that such a daring attack on the institution, is unacceptable and must be investigated by the military hierarchy holistically.

The Speaker lamented, “It is disheartening and unfortunate for such an attack to have taken place, catching those in charge of its internal security off guard.”

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He, however, commended the Nigeria’s security personnel for making efforts to decimate bandits and insurgents nationwide, he enjoined them not let the NDA incident demoralise them.

Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani commiserated with families of those who lost their lives and expressed delight that the NDA authorities have given assurance that the assailants are being trailed and would be apprehended.