Operation Hadarin Daji: Troops kill 13 bandits in Katsina, others
At least 13 armed bandits have been killed by the military under Operation Hadarin Daji in several villages in Katsina, Kebbi and Zamfara States.
The Acting Force Information Officer of the Operation, Capt. Abayomi Orii-Orisan disclosed this in a statement on Friday.
He said the troops intercepted a large cache of ammunition, 4,630 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunitions around Moriki town in Shinkafi local government area of Zamfara where many bandits were fatally wounded,
According to him, eight suspected bandits, including a female, were arrested along with seven AK-47 rifles, eight loaded magazines, 22 motorcycles, two Dane guns, four GSM phones and 30 jerrycans of petrol.