By Ajogwu Jerry

In a continuous bid to quash the activities of bandits, troops of 177 Guards Battalion while on a routine raid operation at Ugya village in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State destroyed some armed militia camp.

According to a statement made known by the Army spokesman, Brig. Gen. Texas Chukwu, the Spiritual Head of the militia group, one Angulu Idaku was also arrested during the encounter.

Items recovered from the militias include:
Seven locally made guns, twelve cartridges, 200 rounds of 7.62MM special ammunition, 76 rounds of 7.62MM NATO special ammunition, four knives and fifteen cutlasses.

Some of the recovered arms

Other recovered items are 6 mobile phones, one DSTV decoder set and 4 solar panel sets.

Gen. Chukwu tasked members of the public to report any suspicious activities to the security agents for prompt action.