Nigerian Troops Raid Cultists Camp, Arrest 8 In Bayelsa

Date: 20-10-2023 8:52 pm (5 months ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
- at 20-10-2023 08:52 PM (5 months ago)

The Nigeria Army on Friday disclosed that troops of the 16 Brigade on Exercise Still Waters III successfully conducted a raid on a suspected cultists’ camp within the Oloibiri oil field at Otuabagi community in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.

During the operation, New Telegraph gathered that the troops nabbed eight members of a cult group in their hideout and rescued one kidnapped victim.

Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, the Director of Army Public Relations made the disclosure in a statement that the operation yielded the recovery of various items.

According to him, theweapon recovered include one Beretta pistol, one locally made double-barrel pistol, five rounds of 9mm ammunition, three live cartridges, one Baofeng communication radio, one binocular, two mobile phones, and substances suspected to be cannabis.

Nwachukwu, in the statement, said further: “Similarly, troops of 4 Brigade on Exercise Still Waters III on October 18, 2023, responded to a distress call by a law-abiding citizen who reported a kidnapping incident at Obagie community in Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area of Edo State.

“The troops promptly swung into action and rescued Miss Blessing Uwenze, while two members of the kidnapping gang were arrested and taken into custody for further investigation.

“Items recovered from the suspects include two semi-automatic pump-action guns, four live cartridges, one mobile phone, and fetish items.”

Nwachukwu further confirmed that the victim has been reunited with her family.

Posted: at 20-10-2023 08:52 PM (5 months ago) | Addicted Hero
- taypetdun at 20-10-2023 09:48 PM (5 months ago)
Nigerian troops, go to north east and clear  the bandits there, south-south and south east are not problematic, people of Borno and Zamfara  have no peace, i wonder the kind of politics those of are playing
Posted: at 20-10-2023 09:48 PM (5 months ago) | Upcoming
- gogoman at 20-10-2023 10:40 PM (5 months ago)
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Posted: at 20-10-2023 10:40 PM (5 months ago) | Grande Master
- EDDYPRINCE at 21-10-2023 02:22 AM (5 months ago)
Nice one
Posted: at 21-10-2023 02:22 AM (5 months ago) | Addicted Hero
- kp45 at 21-10-2023 07:51 AM (5 months ago)
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