The Abuja – Kaduna expressway is notoriously known for abduction and frequent armed robbery activities. The route’s reputation is fast becoming that of\ the most dangerous road in the country as it now a hub for armed robbers who see abduction and murder as lucrative.
Despite the continuous apprehension of suspects and presence of police officers on the road, the robbers continue to have the upper hand.
However, yesterday being Wednesday, January 27, 2021, Nigeria Army Deploys 300 female soldiers to the notorious road to combat criminals terrorising the road.
The Female soldiers were drafted from the 1 Division, Kaduna State, and they were well recieved by the state governor, Governor Nasir El-Rufai at their Kakau base on the highway on Wednesday.
On that note, the governor uttered his appreciation to the Nigerian Army for allocating the female troops, and also assure them that the state will never stop supporting them as they worked towards securing the entire state from criminal activities.