…By Dorcas Funmi for TDPel Media.
In a recent operation, troops of the Nigerian Army’s Operation Hadarin Daji clashed with bandits in Zamfara State, resulting in the deaths of at least four individuals.
The Director of Defence Media Operations at the Defence Headquarters, Major General Musa Danmadami, confirmed the incident in a statement released to the press.
The troops encountered the criminals while conducting a combing operation in the community of Kumbo, located in the Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara state.
Successful Neutralization of Bandits and Recovery of Arms
According to the statement, the troops engaged the bandits in a fierce firefight.
The soldiers displayed bravery and successfully neutralized four terrorists during the operation.
Additionally, the troops recovered several weapons and ammunition from the scene, further depleting the bandits’ arsenal.
Recovered Items and Military Commendation
Among the items recovered were four AK-47 rifles, two AK-47 rifle magazines, twenty-six rounds of 7.62mm Special ammunition, and four motorcycles.
The military high command commended the troops of Operation Hadarin Daji for their valor and success in the operation.
They also urged the general public to provide credible and timely information to the troops regarding terrorists and criminal activities in their respective areas.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn