Troops killed over 50 bandits in Zamfar
On Saturday, Operation Hadarin Daji troops killed at least 50 bandits in the village of Curia in the Kaura Namoda metropolitan area of Zamfara state.
Defense Media Coordinator, Mag. General John Henenche confirmed this in a statement on Sunday.
He added that 334 of the stolen cattle were also found by the bandits during the clash.
According to Enemche, the operation was carried out by gallant troops with close air support.
The operation was carried out after receiving operational information about the actions of the bandits in this place.
Four soldiers were injured in the clash, he said.
Human intelligence confirmed that at least 50 armed bandits were killed in the clash, he said.