War Against Terrorism:Troops Kill 15 Bandits In Zamfara

Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have again killed 15 bandits terrorizing innocent citizens in Dansadau district of Zamfara.

This came hours after the troops announced on Thursday, the killing of 29 bandits in an encounter in Moriki general area in the state.

This was made known on Friday, in a statement signed by the Acting Force Information Officer, Lt. Ayobami Oni-Orisan.

He said the bandits were overran at their camps in Madada forest under Dansadau District in Magami of Maru local government area of the state.

The spokesman said, “the troops maintaining an aggressive posture, encountered heavy resistance from the heavily armed bandits who were eventually overpowered and ran away with bullet wounds.

He however stated that one soldier was killed and a vigilante member seriously injured in the encounter. Oni-Orisan maintained that the troops had continued the pursuit of the fleeing bandits “with the explicit orders to destroy all camps and neutralize any resistance