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May 6, 2018

Chief of Army Staff Convoy intercepts Armed Bandits

Buratai, Nigeria, Army

Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai

The convoy of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai on Saturday intercepted group of armed bandits/armed robbers at midnight while on routine tour of operational areas by the Nigerian Army to curtail the activities of evil men across the country.

Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai 

Reports have it that the incident took place along Numan – Yola Road at about 11.30 p.m. 5 May 2018.

Four of the armed robbers were arrested with 3 Dane guns, machetes and charms. The bandits who mounted road block where the COAS’ convoy ran into were on their daily operation of attacking innocent Nigerians.

More details soon.