By Augustine Osayande
Troops of Operation ACCORD have killed 4 armed bandits at Jeka Da Rabi area along Kaduna-Abuja expressway.
Confirming the report, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major General John Enenche, said the successful operation took place on 2 September 2020.
He said acting on credible intelligence on the movement of bandits from Kachia area , troops swiftly mobilized to the scene and laid ambush.
Enenche added that the gallant troops made contact with the bandits and engaged them with superior firepower thereby neutralizing 4 while others escaped with gun shots wounds.
He said the troops also recovered one AK 47 rifle and 5 rounds of 9mm with a magazine.
Accordinh to him, “Presently, the troops have continued to dominate the general area with aggressive patrols in search of the fleeing bandits.”
Enenche said the Military High Command congratulated the troops on their dexterity and encouraged them to intensify the onslaught against the criminal elements in the country.