• 3 militants arrested for killing soldiers in Bayelsa

    3 militants arrested for killing soldiers in Bayelsa

    The Joint Military Task force on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of three of the suspected Niger Delta Avengers who killed four soldiers during an ambush at Nembe, Bayelsa.

    Commander of the task force, Rear Adm. Joseph Okojie, said the military also recovered a cache of arms.

    Okojie said that the raid, which was aimed at apprehending the masterminds of the attack on a military post at Nembe jetty, took place on August 13.

    He said the troops located, raided and recovered several items […]