YOBE STATE GOVERNOR MALA BUNI COMMENDS TROOPS FOR FOILING ATTACK ON BABBANGIDA COMMUNITY
Governor of Yobe State, Hon. Mala Buni, has applauded the Nigerian Army and other security operatives for foiling an attempted insurgents’ attack on Babangida town in Tarmuwa LGA of Yobe State.
Eons Intelligence earlier reported that the troops foiled an insurgents’ attack on a looting spree in Babbangida Community under Tarmuwa Local Government, Yobe State.
The assailants invaded the community on Wednesday morning, ransacked some provision stores, looted food items and medicines, and fled before the intervention of the troops.
It was gathered that the insurgents abandoned some of their loots and weapons on sighting the advance of the troops.
Reacting to the incident, the Governor commended the gallantry exhibited by the combatant troops in defeating the insurgents and forcing them to retreat back into the bush.
He said; “We are proud of our gallant troops who have shown great patriotism and superior fire power to deal with the terrorists.
“Your resilience, bravery and gallantry made us all proud, the government and people of Yobe state, and Nigerians in general will continue to be with you.”