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Photos: Nigerian army clears cattle rustlers and armed bandits out of Maru, Zamfara state

According to a statement released this morning by the Nigerian Army, Troops of 1 Brigade Nigerian Army in conjunction with the Nigeria Police in Zamfara State, today carried out an operation in Maru village which was targeted at suspected cattle rustlers and armed bandits. 73 more words


Armed Robbery Gang Arrested With 160 Stolen Cows In Zamfara

Members of a notorious robbery gang terrorizing residents of Zamfara and neigbouring states have been arrested.

The gang members were caught at Keta Forest in Tsafe LGA of the state yesterday while their leader, Muhammadu Lawal aka General escaped into the forest. 62 more words


Troops clear cattle rustlers, armed bandits out of Maru


In continuation of the efforts of getting rid of the menace of cattle rustling, armed banditry and other criminality in the country generally and in the north west geo-political region, under the auspices of Operation SHARAN DAJI, troops of 1 Brigade Nigerian Army, in conjunction with the Nigeria Police in Zamfara State, have carried out a joint clearance operation in Maru on Monday. 103 more words


Fulani herdsmen kill ten in Zamfara

Fulani herdsmen have killed at the least 10 people in two villages in Zamfara. Residents of MadaÉ—a and Ruwan Tofa say dozens of attackers stormed the villages early this morning on motorcycles. 50 more words

Soldiers Kill Cattle Rustlers In Zamfara And Arrest 5 In Kaduna

Nigerian troops have recorded another massive success in its fight against terrorism after overcoming cattle rustlers and bandits in the northern part of the country. 123 more words


Tanker Filled With Contraband Goods Apprehended By Customs Officers In Zamfara (Photos)

This truck was arrested along Gusau road in Zamfara state by Customs Officers of Sokoto/Kebbi/Zamfara Command on 3rd April 2016. 15 more words


Zamfara And Katsina Cattle Rustlers Camp Brought Down By Troops

In continuation of the clearance of all known camps and hideouts of cattle rustlers, armed bandits and other criminals in the North West geo-political region of the country, troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army under the auspices of Operation SHARAN DAJI, have cleared suspected armed bandits camps in Zamfara and Katsina States today. 168 more words