Tag: Armed Bandits

NAF hits more bandit camps in Zamfara

inno.korie- August 25, 2018

The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force (ATF) for Operation DIRAN MIKIYA, has successfully executed air strikes that destroyed more bandit camps in ... Read More

FG Approves 10 Billion Naira For The Rebuilding Of Communities Affected By Bandits

Abdul Jimoh- May 16, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of 10 Billion Naira for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of communities destroyed by armed bandits in the North central ... Read More

Troops arrest 5 suspected militias in Nasarawa State, recover arms

inno.korie- April 26, 2018

Troops of the  177 Guards Battalion of the Nigerian Army have arrested five suspected militias at Ugyi town in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa ... Read More

Troops Successfully Repel Attack by Bandits in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 while on patrol to Zamban village in Suntai Local ... Read More

Troops Of 1 Division Nigerian Army Raids Livestock Rustlers And Armed Bandits Camps

Abdul Jimoh- September 23, 2016

Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja; In continuation with the clearance of all suspected livestock rustlers and armed bandits camps and hideouts in the country especially ... Read More

Kidnappers of an Indian Expatriate In Katsina Ala, Benue State Arrested

Abdul Jimoh- August 30, 2016

Nigeria police says it has arrested gang of kidnappers and armed bandits that have been terrorizing Benue state and its environs. The police spokesperson  DCP Don ... Read More

Troops Clears Armed Bandits Camps in Plateau, Kaduna and Zamfara States

AMT Tanimu- August 29, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army on operations aimed at dealing with the menace of livestock rustling, armed banditry and other ... Read More

Gun Runners and Armed Bandits Arrested In Kopa

AMT Tanimu- August 7, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Following covert surveillance and intelligence reports on the activities of some gun runners and armed bandits in Kopa, Dagma and Gagaw villages ... Read More

Operation SHARAN DAJI Of Nigerian Army Clear Armed Bandits Out Of Gobirawan Kwacha

Abdul Jimoh- June 30, 2016

Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman(Nigerian Army Headquarters, Abuja): Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army involved in Operation SHARAN DAJI, the outfit to clear cattle rustlers, armed ... Read More

Armed Bandits Camp Bursted In Rikwa Zamfara State By Nigerian Troops

Abdul Jimoh- June 28, 2016

  As part of the continuous efforts of making parts of the north western geo-political region of Nigeria free of the menace of cattle rustling, ... Read More

Troops Ambush Suspected Cattle Rustlers In Dansadau, Zamfara Killed 18 Wounded Several Others

Abdul Jimoh- May 5, 2016

Troops of 223 Battalion, 1 Brigade Nigerian Army have averted another attack on Dansadau town by suspected cattle rustlers and armed bandits yesterday Wednesday 4th ... Read More