Operatives of Zamfara state police command have neutralizes 11 suspected terrorist, recovers two AK 47 rifles, cutlasses, also repelled a planned attack along Tsafe - Kucheri axis. 

Information available indicates that about eleven terrorist were neutralized, others fled with possible gunshot wounds and two (2) AK 47 Rifles, cutlasses belonging to the terrorists were confiscated by the operatives.

The operatives responded to distress call regarding the ambush by large number of bandits on the Hillux vehicle conveying two (2) Chinese nationale and their Police escort, while on their way to assess an ongoing project in Maradun Local Govt of Zamfara State.

As a result of the unfortunate ambush, the victims sustained various degree of gunshot wounds and were rushed to Federal Medical Center, Gusau for treatment. One of the victims named FAN YU, a Chinese Nationale was later confirmed dead by the Doctor, while others are responding to treatment.

Similarly,the operatives deployed along Gusau - Tsafe - Yankara road received a distress call about bandits plan to block highway and kidnap innocent commuters near Kucheri village.

The operatives swung into action and mobilised to the location where a serious gun battle between the Police and the terrorists ensued. the attack was repelled while the terrorists fled back to the forest with possible gunshot injuries.


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