The government has got to take this serious before another tragedy occurs. National Helm has obtained a video footage showing armed men walking around and smiling with their weapons in Birnin-Gwari area of Kaduna State. The troubled region has seen unprovoked attacks, killings and kidnappings in recent times including killing of over 70 villagers.
Heavily armed bandits in the Birnin Gwari axis of the state have killed over a hundred people, including 12 soldiers and five policemen.
Meanwhile, the Chief of Army staff, Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai has ordered officers and men of the Nigerian Army to wipe out armed bandits unleashing mayhem on the Birnin Gwari axis of Kaduna State within three weeks.
The Army chief, who flagged off the 2 Battalion Forward Operation Base (FOB) charged the military to go on the offensive against the bandits.