Nigerian Navy Excessive Command says troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have killed 5 bandits and arrested eight others in Benue and Nasarawa States.
A press release by the Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Main Common John Enenche signifies that 4 of the bandits had been eradicated throughout a raid on their hideout in Tse Agi, Gwer West LGA of Benue State.
Enenche notes that one of many bandits met his waterloo when troops stormed their camp alongside Benue-Nasarawa border.
A number of arms had been recovered through the encounter.
The Navy counseled the general public for offering credible intelligence info that facilitated the profitable operation.