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Troops kill 82 bandits with high tech weapons in Katsina, Zamfara

No fewer than 82 bandits, armed with 'very high' calibre weapons, including Anti-Aircraft (AA) Guns, have been killed and several others injured in air interdiction missions executed by the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji in Katsina and Zamfara states. Maj. Gen. John Enenche, Coordinator Defence Media Operations (DMO), who disclosed

Troops apprehend 11 illegal miners, kill scores of bandits in North West

Troops of Operation Accord have intensified the onslaught against criminal elements in the North West zone which led to the arrest of 11 illegal miners and neutralization of scores of bandits in the North west region.Maj. Gen. John Enenche, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations (DMO) disclosing this in a statement on

Insurgency: Nigerian Military Intercepts Ransom Payments meant for Boko Haram

The Nigerian military has said that troops of the 251 Task Force Battalion deployed in Strong Response Area (SRA) Molai, intercepted a ransom payment to suspected members of the Boko Haram sect. The acting Director of Defense Media Operations, Brig. Gen. Benard Onyeuko, said in a statement on Thursday that on November 17,

Again, Boko Haram Attacks Gov Zulum’s Convoy, 7 Soldiers, 2 Civilian JTF Killed

*This is the 4th attack in matter of months Mukaila Ola in Maiduguri For the fourth time since assumption of office, the convoy of Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum was on Saturday attacked by Boko Haram. The latest attack, according to security sources claimed the lives of seven soldiers and two

Nigerian troops kill 17 armed bandits in Katsina

The Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has killed no fewer than 17 armed bandits and destroyed their camp in the Dunya Forest area of Katsina State.Maj. Gen. John Enenche, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations (DMO)said this in a statement on Friday.He said the operation was achieved through air strikes executed

Nigerian troops apprehend more bandits collaborators, rescue kidnap victims in North

Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji and other subsidiary operations have sustained their operations in the North-West zone with series of clearance operations, ambushes and aerial patrols, which led to the neutralization of several bandits and arrest of their collaborators and informants in the last week.Maj. Gen. John Enenche, Coordinator, Defence

Troops apprehend three suspected kidnappers, bandit in Katsina

The Nigerian Military says its troops of Operation ACCORD deployed at Jibia havr arrested 2 suspected kidnappers named Malam Ismail Isah and Malam Sale Samaila at Tsembe Kolumbo village in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State.Maj. Gen. John Enenche, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations in a statement on Monday, also