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Troops kill notorious Kidnap leader, Zwa Ikyegh, rescue 32 victims in Benue

Troops kill notorious Kidnap leader, Zwa Ikyegh, rescue 32 victims in Benue.


The Defence Headquarters has disclosed that the troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE have killed a notorious kidnap kingpin, Zwa Ikyegh, at Tomayin village in Logo LGA of Benue State.

Zwa Ikyegh, a leader of a gunmen group in Benue, was killed in hot chase by troops, and other gunmen escaped with gunshot wounds, said Enenche.

Enenche noted that all the rescued kidnapped victims have been reunited with their families in different communities in Logo local council.

Exhibits recovered are one AK 47 rifle, one AK 47 magazine, 6 locally made rifle, one locally made pistol, and a magazine.

The operation lead to a release of over 32 victims who have been in captivity for over a month.

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Benue Defence Headquarters Enenche Logo LGA Operation WHIRL

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