Armed bandits have reportedly invaded the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna, an attack which saw to the death of two (2) senior military officers and also the kidnap of another senior officer. ayokinews.com reports
According to a source who spoke to newsmen in Kaduna, stated that the security around the barracks has already been heightened to prevent the bandits from escaping the military base.
The source said, “It was a terrible experience, the bandits took advantage of the time when most people had gone to bed to attack the barracks.
“Right now, the whole barracks is under lock and key and security has been beefed up so that the bandits would not leave the barracks… it is believed that they are still within.”
One of the military officer who got injured during the incident is said to be receiving treatment at the barracks hospital.
The tension around the barracks is still in place as the military barracks is currently under a thorough security check and lookout of the armed bandits.