Three students of Plateau State Polytechnic kidnapped on Wednesday the 12th of January 2022 were rescued unharmed by troops of Operation SAFE HAVEN deployed at Barikin Ladi LGA.
The troops deployed at Nding Sesut a remote community in Barikin Ladi noticed an unusual movement of persons during patrols.
The troops immediately conducted a cordon and search in the general area that led to the rescue of the three students at an abandoned poultry farm.
The victims have since been united with their families. A manhunt to apprehend the suspects is still ongoing.
While commending the vigilance and efforts of the troops, the commander of Operation SAFE HAVEN, Major General Ibrahim Ali has commended the law-abiding citizens who provided credible information to the security agencies.
He reiterated his resolve to make Plateau state a difficult terrain for criminals to operate.