The Kaduna State Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan said that our security agents fought with terrorists at Kaduna Airport recently.

Troops stationed within and around the airport responded and repelled the attackers.

Airport operations resumed with scheduled flights departing after the incident.

Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i commended the security forces for their prompt response to the attack, and for repelling the attackers. He expressed sadness at the report of the casualty, and sent condolences to the family of the victim, while offering prayers for the repose of his soul,” he said.