The Nigerian Military says the Air Component of Operation HADARIN DAJI has destroyed a bandits’ logistics warehouse approximately 5Km North of Birnin Kogo in Zamfara State, north-west of the country.
This was disclosed in a statement issued by coordinator Defense Media Operations, Major General John Enenche.
According to the statement, the air strikes were sequel to Human Intelligence reports, indicating that the large structure was being used by the bandits to store their ammunition, raw rations and other logistics items.
The statement disclosed that accordingly, the Air Component dispatched a Nigerian Air Force attack aircraft to engage the target scoring accurate hits on the warehouse, which went up in flames as a result of its volatile contents, leading to its complete destruction.
The statement added that four armed bandits guarding the facility were neutralized as a result of the attack.