PHOTOS: El-Rufai receives 100 female soldiers deployed to tackle insecurity in Kaduna | Nigerian News. Latest Nigeria News. Your online Nigerian Newspaper. f



Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna, has received an 100 all-female army corps deployed to combat insecurity in the state.


Hadiza Balarabe, the deputy governor, joined el-Rufai in welcoming the troops to the state.


According to a tweet from the Kaduna state government handle, the all-female corps were deployed to complement security patrols on the Kaduna-Abuja expressway.


“KADUNA UPDATE: Malam Nasir @elrufai and @DrHadiza are welcoming a detachment of the Nigerian Army Women Corps that has been deployed to complement security patrols on the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway,” the tweet read.

The Abuja-Kaduna expressway has been highly unsafe lately as gunmen kidnap and sometimes kill travellers.

Below are photos of the deployed troops:


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