Former senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has reacted to the assault on The Guards Bridge by suspected terrorists in Abuja on Monday.
Naija Information recall that the troopers of the 7 Guards Battalion have been on routine patrol alongside Kubwa – Bwari highway once they bumped into the ambush by the suspected terrorists in the nation’s capital metropolis.
The event is alleged to have induced panic amongst many residents of Abuja.
The terrorists have been reportedly heading to the Nigerian Legislation Faculty in Bwari once they bumped into the troops, resulting in an change of gunfire by which three troopers have been injured.
In line with one of many navy sources quoted by The Nation, the three troopers, who have been injured throughout the assault, have been evacuated to the hospital for remedy.
Reacting, Dino Melaye consoled the household of the navy personnel who was killed throughout the assault.
Expressing shock that such an act may occur within the nation’s capital, the previous lawmaker mentioned the nation is now not the identical.
He mentioned: “My condolence to Col Babanawa for the lack of his son a Nigerian soldier who was ambushed along with his colleagues by Bandits and kiiled round Bwari yesterday. Could his soul relaxation in peace. This nation is just not the nation we all know anymore. Inside FCT ooooo.” [sic]
Terrorists Vow To Kidnap Buhari, El-Rufai
The Abuja terrorist ambush comes barely every week after members of the Islamic State In West African Province (ISWAP) threatened to abduct President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai.
Within the video that surfaced on-line, the terrorists have been seen flogging a number of the victims kidnapped on a Kaduna-bound practice on March 28, 2022.
The terrorists additionally threatened to kidnap and kill Buhari and El-Rufai.
The gunmen within the video additionally boasted that they might destroy the nation, kill the remaining passengers of their custody and promote out the others.