Troops deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA while on patrol along Dogon Dawa _ Damari road in Kaduna State killed two suspected criminals and recovered two AK 47 rifles from them. Other items recovered from them include three magazines and 88 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition.
Also, troops deployed along Rigasa _ Airport road on 2 April 2018 ran into an ambushed by suspected bandits. Two soldiers were wounded in the encounter and are presently receiving treatment.
Similarly, troops also successfully repelled an attack by another suspected bandits in Buruku, Benue State.
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Thank you for your kind cooperation.
Director Army Public Relations