The Niger State Government receives with great joy the reports on the rescue mission undertaken by NAF in rescuing 7 kidnapped Chinese nationals that were kidnapped at Ajata Aboki, Shiroro LGA of Niger State, in June 2022.
His Excellency, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, commended the courage and effort of the Commander and men of 271 NAF Detachment for the excellent operation. He specifically applauded the inspirational leadership style and acumen of the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, under who’s command the NAF has continued to record tremendous successes in its operations nationwide, including the successful rescue of these Chinese nationals in Kampanin Doka and Gwaska areas of Birnin Gwari LGA, Kaduna State.
He also stated that his government will continue to collaborate with all security forces in the state in ensuring citizens are safe and secure.
Finally, Governor Bello felicitate with the victims, their families, friends and associates for their safe rescue and wishes them well.
Hon. Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Humanitarian Affairs, Niger State