Fallout of Kaduna Bomb Blast: Soldiers in Friday Night Search of Kwaru–Badarawa Homes

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Residents of Kwaru-Badarawa area of Kaduna state received some unexpected visitors Friday night  as armed soldiers stormed  residential  homes allegedly  in search of weapons. Newsdiaryonline.com  learnt from some of the residents of Kwaru that the soldiers invaded  and ransacked  their homes  between 10.30 and  11.30pm.

“When we asked they said they were looking for weapons.They ransacked everywhere and found nothing in our house.They asked a few questions and we answered them and they left.They went into virtually every house in our neighbour hood here in Kwaru”,said one of those whose homes were ransacked.

There were unconfirmed reports that some young men were arrested and taken away .Some lucky ones “were released from detention at about 2.00am ” one of those conversant with the search operation in Kwaru-Badarawa told Newsdiaryonline.com.

There  has been no official statement on this development.Attempts by Newsdiaryonline.com to reach officials of the state government for comments failed.

This operation came less  than  a  week after a suicide  bomber  hit St.  Rita’s Catholic Church in Angwar Yero in the neighbourhood.

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