46 armed bandits nentralize by Troops of Operation Sahel Sanity in Katsina, others escape gunshot wounds


By Joy Odor

The troops of Nigerian Army Super Camp 4 Faskari Operation SAHEL SANITY on 6 Jul 2020 received a distress call of the invassion of armed bandits in Yar Gamji town in Batsari LGA.

The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major General JOHN ENENCHE who disclosed this to newsmen in a press statement in Abuja said the gallant troops who were just inducted into operation responded swiftly to the call.

According to him, the troops engaged the criminals thereby neutralized 46 bandits in the encounter while others escaped with gunshot wounds.

He was of the opinion that the Troops of Op SAHEL SANITY are presently in exploitation phase and have dominated the general area with aggressive patrols.

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai therefore congratulate the troops for their swift response and gallantry.

He enjoined the general public is to disregard news making rounds in some online media giving unsubstantiated and false information on the incident.


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