27 suspected cultists including 6 females arrested as Army raids criminal hideouts in Plateau State


Troops of the Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven have arrested 27 suspected cultists in Plateau State.   The suspects were arrested during series of raids conducted on criminals hideouts and dens in Jos metropolis between 17 to 20 November.   Commander of the task force, Major General Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, who paraded the suspects at its headquarters in Jos on Saturday, November 21, said the cultists including six females were arrested when troops raided Peoples and Tripple Hotels in Apata area, Westside, Rukuba road, Jenta Adamu and Jenta Miango area of Jos.  …

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Second ‘Most Wanted’ criminal kingpin killed in Benue – Nigerian Army


The Nigerian army has confirmed the death of a suspected notorious criminal, Terugwa Igbagwa in a special commando operation on a criminal hideout along the highway linking Zaki Biam and Katsina-Ala in Benue.   A statement released by the Coordinator of Defence Media Operations at the Defence Headquarters Major General John Enenche, revealed that Igbagwa whose alias is Orjondu died in an operation conducted by a combined team of troops of Operation Whirl Stroke Tracking Team and Special Forces of Sector 2 deployed in Zaki Biam.   One AK 47 rifle, one locally made rifle, one…

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