Soldiers in Benue have killed a suspected notorious criminal, Terugwa Igbagwa, during a raid operation in the state.
A statement issued on Friday by the Coordinator of Defence Media Operations at the Defence Headquarters, Major General John Enenche, Igbagwa, alias Orjondu died in a special operation on a criminal hideout along the highway linking Zaki Biam and Katsina-Ala in the state.
Major General Enenche says that Orjondu is the second most wanted criminal kingpin next to Gana in Benue State.
He reveals that the operation was conducted by a combined team of troops of Operation Whirl Stroke Tracking Team and Special Forces of Sector 2.
Major General John Enenche says that Igbagwa was responsible for kidnapping, armed robbery, assassination, among other criminal activities around Katsina-Ala, Ukum, and Logo Local Government Areas.