GOOD NEWS! Nigerian Army Finally Bust Notorious Gun Runners In Niger State | tooXclusive |
Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army deployed for Operation Whirl Punch have arrested three notorious gun runners; Aminu Umar, Shehu Samaila and Bilyaminu Abdullahi, aged 32, 25 and 22 years respectively. A statement from Col. Muhammadu Dole, deputy director Army public relations, on Wednesday said the gunrunners were apprehended during a Stop and Search operation at Rijau in Niger State. “The troops recovered 44 fabricated locally made single barrel rifles and 351 cartridges being conveyed in a Toyota Corolla with Registration Number ZUR 28DX Kebbi. “Preliminary investigation revealed that the gun runners were heading to Bena in Danko/Wasagu Local Government