Scores of feared Dead, Several Injured As Troops Invade Gunmen’s Den, Rescues Kidnapped Female Officer.
Scores of persons have been reportedly killed, while several others left with various degrees of Injuries as military troops invaded the camp of kidnappers who had earlier kidnapped a female officer.
Eye9ja reports that the troops on Thursday also arrested many in connection with the kidnap of the Army female officer.
This comes as the kidnappers had released a video of the kidnapped female officer who was abducted on Monday, December 26.
The female officer named PP Johnson was abducted in few days after her passing out parade and presidential commissioning into the Nigerian Army.
“She is yet to receive her first salary as she was given a disembarkation leave before she reports her new unit,” a source revealed.
However, in reaction to the video making the rounds of the abduction of the female soldier, the Nigerian Army operatives plunged into action an rescued the female officer from her abductors.
On the rescue of the Army female soldier, a source disclosed thus: “At about 1420hrs on 29 Dec 22, security forces rescued Lt PP Johnson who was abducted by gunmen and taken to a forest bordering Enugu State and Ihube in Okigwe LGA Imo State on 26 Dec 22. The master minder of the kidnap has also been arrested by security forces while efforts are ongoing to arrest the others. The situation is still being monitored at the moment.”
Below is a video of the arrested suspects