BY USMAN MOHAMMED, NOVEMBER 14, 2022 | 04:24 PM
The Nigerian Defense Headquarters has offered a reward of N5 million for anyone who can provide information that will lead to the arrest of 19 bandits’ commanders.
Maj Gen. Jimmy Akpor, director information of the headquarters disclosed this in a statement on Monday.
This follows the publication of the names and photographs of the commanders earlier today by the headquarters.
Among the wanted commanders is Bello Turji, who has been a notorious leader of the bandits operating around Zamfara, Sokoto and Niger axis.
He is known for mass killing and abduction of hundreds of people including women and children for ransom in Zamfara.
Another bandit leader who appeared in the photograph is Alh. Ado Aliero.
He hails from Yankuzo village in Tsafe Local Government Area, of Zamfara State. He is a gang leader of a group of terrorists hibernating in Tsafe and Gusau local government areas of the State.
He led terrorists in several attacks in Zamfara, Katsina and beyond.
The headquarters said any information regarding the whereabout of these commanders will be treated with all seriousness in order to bring an end to the terrorists’ activities.
'If you have any information contact this number 09135904467,' Maj Gen. Akpor said.
The following are their names and state of origin of the terrorists: SANI DANGOTE - ORIGIN: Dumbarum Village. Zurmi LGA of Zamfara States
BELLO TURJI GUDDA - ORIGIN: FAKAI Village of Zamfara State
LEKO - ORIGIN: MOZOJ VIllage, Mutazu LSA of Katsina State
DOGO NAHALI - ORIGIN: YAR TSAMIYAR JNO Village. Kankara LGA of Katsina State
HALILU SUBUBU - ORIGIN: SUBUBU Village in MARADUN LGA of Zamfara State
NAGONA - ORIGIN: ANGWAN GALADIMA in ISA LOA of SOKOTO State.
NASANDA - ORIGIN: Kwashabawa, Village in Zurmi LGA of Zamara State
ISIYA KWASHEN GARWA - ORIGIN: KAMFANIN Daudawa Village of Faskari, Katsina State.
ALI KACHALLA aka ALI KAWAJE - ORIGIN: KUYAMBARA VILLAGE in Danaadau MARU LGA of Zamfara State
ABU RADDE - ORIGIN: VARANDA Village in Batsari LGA Katsina State.
DAN-DA - ORIGIN: VARANDA Village in Batsari LGA of Katsina State
SANI GURGU - ORIGIN: VARANDA Village in Batsari LGA of Katsina State
UMARU DAN NIGERIA - ORIGIN: RAFI VIllage. MADA District in GUSAULGA of
NAGALA - ORIGIN: MARU LGA of Zamfara State
ALHAJI ADO ALIERO - ORIGIN: YANKUZO Village Tsafe LGA of Zamfara State
MONORE - ORIGIN: YANTUMAKI Village, Dan LGA of Katona Stata
GWASKA DANKARAMI - ORIGIN: SHAMUSHELE Village in Zuri LGA of Zamfara State
BALERI - ORIGIN: SHINKAFI LGA of Zamfera State
MAMUDU TAINANGE - ORIGIN VARANDA Village in Batsari LGA of Katsina State
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