Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Bandits kill 20 security agents in Niger


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Armed bandits have killed about 20 members of a joint security patrol team during a heavy gun duel around Galkogo Forest in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.

PRNigeria gathered that the joint patrol team, compromising officers and men of the Nigerian Army, the Nigerian Police Force and Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, had also deal a serious blow on the bandits.

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According to the PRNigeria report, the bodies of the security operatives and volunteers killed during the encounter were immediately evacuated and conveyed to the Minna General Hospital.

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Efforts by the PRNigeria to get responses from the spokespersons of both the Nigerian Army and Niger State Police Command proved abortive as their mobile lines could not be reached at the time of filing this report.

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