Troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have liberated 10 kidnap victims, killed 2 bandits, arrested 12 others, and recovered weapons in the northwest region.
The operation took place in Katsina, Zamfara, Sokoto and parts of Kaduna and Niger States.
Acting Director, Defense Media Operation, Brig. Gen. Bernard Onyeuko, said in a statement that on August 24 to 28, troops foiled attacks by bandits.
He gave an assurance that the army would continue to evolve tactical ways of reducing criminality to the barest minimum..