Nigerian Army Neutralizes Notorious Bandits’ Leader, One Other In Zamfara.
Operatives of Operation Haderin Daji of the Nigeria Military, on Thursday, said troops conducted a fighting patrol at the bandits’ enclave and neutralized two terrorists while others fled with various degrees of injuries.
The offensive occurred at Doka village, Gando Forest, in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State, CHOC NEWS learned.
Major General Musa Danmadami, the Director, Defence Media Operations, in a press statement, noted that during the patrol, troops came in contact with bandits and engaged them in a fire-for-fire operation.
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Danmadami said that during the operation, one of the neutralized terrorists was identified as Mr. Ibrahim Chire, a notorious bandits’ leader known for terrorizing Gando, Gwashi, Bukkuyum, and Anka Local Government Area of the State.
According to him, the military recovered one AK-47, 4 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition, one motorcycle, and mobile phones, among others.
He called on the general public to avail troops of credible and timely information on criminal activities.
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