Breaking: Nigerian military arrests officer for helping bandits in NDA Kaduna attack
The Nigerian military and intelligence services have arrested one of the collaborators of the bandits’ attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA).
The personnel, Sergeant Torsobo Solomon is a member of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), who currently is attached to the Air Force Comprehensive School, Yola, Adamawa State.
WITHIN NIGERIA recalls that armed bandits attacked Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) on August 24, 2021, killed two officers and abducted four.
The statement reads: “On 08 Nov 21, at about 0600hr, NAF07/ 23922, SGT Torsobo Solomon of 153 BSG (AIR FORCE COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL YOLA) was arrested on the order of the Base Commander as requested by the NDA Commander for an offence connecting with arms and ammunition with recent bandit attack at NDA Kaduna.
“At about 0815hr, ATR with reg no NAF 930 to arrive flight line to convey him from Yola to NDA KADUNA for further interrogation.”
The NDA released Solomon’s photo and announced he is to be flown to the Army Training Regiment (ATR) in Kaduna.
The hit on the well-fortified military asset is considered one of the most audacious attacks against Nigeria’s Armed Forces in history.