The Military has said it is winning the war against insurgency and banditry as it sustains an onslaught against criminals within the country.
Spokesman Major-General John Enenche who said this during a press conference in Abuja on Thursday, January 21, 2021, referenced recent operations against bandits in Zamfara and Katsina States as evidence of the Military’s efforts against insecurity.
Channels TV reports that in a Monday statement, Maj-Gen. Enenche had announced that troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have killed at least 35 bandits in Zamfara State in two successive operations which were carried out on Sunday, January 17, 2021.
According to the statement, the troops were also able to recover 24 cows and an unspecified number of sheep from the bandits.
He also noted that two suspected bandits have been arrested in Katsina State.
During his Thursday press briefing, Major-General Enenche renewed his appeal for members of the public to continually provide the Military with actionable information that will assist in decimating all criminal elements in the country.