The Brigade’s Spokesman, Captain Joseph Akubo, said this while speaking with newsmen in Owerri on Monday.
The Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, stated this in a statement on Monday.
The Commander, 34 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Obinze, Brig.-Gen. Sani Sulaiman, said this while addressing the combined troops of the Nigerian Army, Navy, Air Force, Nigeria Police, Department of State Service and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.
The team had stormed Obinze, Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State, and arrested Obinna who had since his escape from the prison formed another deadly kidnap gang and had been terrorising Owerri and its environs.
The exercise is contained in a statement issued on Friday in Owerri by the Acting Assistant Director of Army Public Relations, Lt. Babatunde Zubairu.
Also, the joint security operatives recovered seven vehicles the attackers came in for the operation.