After some successful airstrikes on bandits’ hideouts in Niger State, men of the Nigerian Police have arrested two foreign collaborators allegedly training and assisting the criminals terrorizing several communities in some local government areas in the state.
Daily Watch Press gathered that the two foreign criminals were arrested on Monday at Bangi, in Mariga Local Government Council of Niger State.
A reliable source, who declined to give his name according to report, disclosed that some bandits had launched an attack on villages in Kagara axis with the intent to rustle domestic animals and also maim innocent lives of residents.
“The NAF attack aircraft deployed for combat operation hotly chased the bandits and succeeded in neutralizing some of the criminals, during an aggressive air onslaught.
“During the clearance operation, men of the Nigerian police were able to arrest the two foreign collaborators while they were fleeing with some of the injured bandits.
“The corpses of some of the killed bandits during the air and ground operations currently litter the area of the attacks,” the source said.
It was gathered that the arrested criminal foreigners are currently been profiled by security operatives to identify their nationality.