Troops from the 6 Brigade of the Nigerian Army deployed in Karim Lamido Local Government Area of Taraba State have eliminated three notorious bandits. The operation, conducted in Chibi, was executed based on actionable intelligence, leading to the recovery of significant weaponry and ammunition.
According to Lt. Olabodunde Oni, the Public Relations Officer for the brigade, the troops’ precision strike resulted in the neutralization of the criminal elements. Among the seized items were two AK-47 rifles, a motorcycle used by the bandits, and a cache of 40 rounds of 7.62 MM Special ammunition.
The successful engagement underscores the unwavering commitment of the troops to maintaining peace and security in Taraba. Brig.-Gen. Kingsley Uwa, the Commander of the 6 Brigade, commended the bravery and efficiency displayed by the troops during the operation.
Emphasizing the military’s dedication to ridding the state of criminal elements, the Brigade Commander reiterated the commitment to ensuring the safety and well-being of the local population. This latest development is a testament to the ongoing efforts by security forces to curb criminal activities and maintain law and order in the region. Stay tuned for further updates on this critical security operation.