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ZAMFARA: Troops kill three bandits, recover arms

TROOPS from Operation Hadarin Daji killed three bandits in Zamfara as part of efforts to eradicate the country’s northwestern region of banditry.

The bandits were apprehended today, June 12 in the state’s Bukkuyum Local Government Area.

Major General Musa Danmadami, Director of Defence Media Operations, made the announcement to journalists in Abuja.

“Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji today 12 June 2023 conducted ambush operation to bandits hideout at Kairu/Kyaram villages in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State,” the statement read.

“During the operation, troops made contact with terrorists and following a fire fight, three (3) terrorists were neutralized.”

He added that the military high command complimented the troops of Operation Hadarin Daji for the operation’s success.

Similarly, the Command requested the public to provide troops with credible and timely intelligence on terrorists and all criminal activity in their region.

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