‘Kill all bandits’, Chief of Air Staff tells troops in Katsina
The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar on Thursday in Katsina directed his officers and men on ground to locate and neutralise all suspected bandits and to submit weekly reports on their operations.
Speaking during his operational visit to the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji at the 213 Forward Operating base of the Nigerian Airforce, Katsina, Abubakar said ”We must locate wherever the bandits are; their locations and neutralise them accordingly”.
“We should not relent until our people are able to conduct their businesses without fears of attacks by bandits and kidnappers” he said.
He said, all logistics and equipment needed for the task shall be provided noting that “There should be no room for bandits and other criminals to operate”
While appealing for credible information and intelligence on the criminals from the locals, Abubakar said “Bandits are no ghosts; Kidnappers are no ghosts; If we are given intelligence on them this will assist us greatly and the country will be safe for all of us.