Abuja - Troops of the Nigerian Army have
recovered wares and ammunition from alleged militants in the restive Delta
The progress has been attained under the ongoing Operation
Crocodile Smile aimed at addressing rampant crime in the region.
Through the exercise, the Army on Tuesday reported the
troops with help of Nigerian Navy, carried out raid on suspected oil bunkerer
and militant camps at Afiagbene, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State.
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There was no contact made with the alleged criminals but
troops discovered two Generators, a locally made Double barrel gun, a Dane gun,
three live cartridges, two pumping machines, a television set, an amplifier and
200 litres of crude oil at Ayakoromo junction.
Meanwhile, Sani Usman, Army spokesperson, said troops were
involved in a number of activities including humanitarian assistance through
free medical outreach, show of force, patrols and raids in the creeks.
- CAJ News