Troops kill 80, rescue 17 in anti-banditry operations in N’West

From Okodili Ndidi, Abuja

Eighty  bandits have been killed, 33 suspects arrested, 943 cows, 633 sheep recovered and seven AK47 Riffles, one GPMG,16 Dane guns have been captured in the onslaught against bandits in Katsina State by troops of Operation Sahel Sanity, the Nigerian Military has said.

Seventeen kidnap victims were also rescued, while several bandits’ camps including the notorious…


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