The Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, has said its security architecture was in the early hours of Tuesday compromised by unknown gunmen who gained access into the residential area within the Academy in Afaka.
It also confirmed that two personnel were lost in the incident and one other abducted.
A statement by the Academy Public Relations Officer, Major Bashir Muhd Jajira, said the Academy in collaboration with the 1Division Nigerian Army and Air Training Command as well as other security agencies in Kaduna state have since commenced pursuit of the unknown gunmen within the general area with a view to tracking them and rescue the abducted personnel.
“The NDA community and Cadets are safe in the Academy.
lWe assure the general public that this unknown gunmen would soon be apprehended and the abducted personnel rescued,” it read.