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A statement issued by the publicity secretary of the institution’s chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Aliyu Kofa, said two students sustained gunshot injuries as the kidnappers shot indiscriminately at students.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the exercise, which began in Kaduna, Zaria and Kafanchan Local Government Areas of the state, was a joint operation with some key government agencies.

Suleiman Yusuf-na-Hari, Chairman, Sabon Gari Carpenters Association, Yan Katako Market, Sabon Gari, Zaria, said the fire incident at the market destroyed shops and furniture worth hundreds of millions of Naira at the market.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that though the Sultan did not disclose the outcome of the meeting, the governor said Abubakar “expressed his support for our efforts at bringing peace to Kaduna State”.