Troops has again eliminated unspecified number of Bandits along Tsafe-Kucheri-Yankara federal highway in Zamfara State, Friday.

Reliable sources close to the Military who confirmed the development said, on Friday 7th January, 2022 Nigerian Army troops on Patrol along Tsafe -Kucheri – Yankara engaged the marauding Bandits to a gun duel which resulted to eliminating many of the criminals while others withdrew and escaped with Gunshot wounds due to superior fighting power.

A Resident of a nearby village along the area who spoke to ‘Smarts News’ said ” We heard the ‘firearms report’ and expects that, it is a fight between Bandits and Security agents” he affirmed

However, some of the gallant military have sustained injuries during the encounter and are presently receiving medical attention at a Health facility in Gusau.

It could be recalled that, recently the Military has intensify onslaught against the Terrorists at their enclaves via Bombardment and assault in the Northwest States.

The federal government of Nigeria has declared the Bandits as Terrorists as gazetted by Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the federation.