Nigerian Air Force (NAF) kills two notorious bandit leaders, following air raid of forest in Zamfara State.
Written by News Room on January 3, 2022
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has killed two notorious bandit leaders, known as; Alhaji Auta, and Kachalla Ruga, following an air raid of a forest in Zamfara State.
Sources revealed that the notorious bandit leaders were killed after a NAF aircraft, under Operation Hadarin Daji, acted on credible intelligence, and attacked their hiding place at Gusami Forest and Tsamre Village in Birnin Magaji Local Government Area of the State.
According to the sources, multiple airstrikes by the NAF jet, which were carried out in the early hours of Saturday have also led to the death of several other bandits.
Another source told newsmen that some bandits were also killed by the military jet when they went to retrieve the body of one of the leaders of the bandits; Alhaji Auta.