In continuation with the on going efforts of ridding Zamfara State of
the menace of livestock rustling and armed banditry, troops of 223
Battalion, 1 Brigade of 1 Division Nigerian Army on Tuesday August 16th,
carried out fighting patrol and cleared armed bandits camp at
Baba-Ndoka, Chillin and Pamagaji-Magiha villages located at Dansadau
Emirate, Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State.
A statement by Army spokesman said the patrol team
also held a meeting with Fulani delegation led by Alhaji Ruwa who
voluntarily handed over 2 locally fabricated pistols and 3 Dane guns. He
also promised to persuade all other known armed bandits to come out and
renounce their illegal vocation.