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16 Police Officers Killed By Bandits In Zamfara – Police

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The Nigerian Police Force has admitted it lost 16 men to bandits in Zamfara state on 29 November but not 50 as reported by some news platforms.

In an earlier statement the police said they killed 104 bandits, destroyed 50 hideouts of the bandits and lost one unidentified policeman, while 12 others were injured.

Police also said 85 suspects were arrested in the massive operation after a daredevilry ambush, by the criminals.

Police also said they recovered over 250 heads of cattle and 109 sheep.

However, in the update provided on Tuesday night, the police now spoke about a search and rescue operation by a Police Joint Intervention Force, which found 20 policemen alive and 16 men killed.

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has condoled with the families of the slain policemen and ordered befitting burial for the officers.

Idris also ordered prompt payment of the life assurance benefits and other entitlements of the dead to their families, according to the statement by Police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood.

“The IGP is saddened with the death of the gallant officers whom he describes as heroes of the Force; their demise is a great loss to Nigeria Police Force and our dear Nation, Nigeria. The supreme price they paid for the security and safety of the Country will not be in vain”, Moshood said.

In the meantime, the police said the Police Joint Intervention Force under the command of Deputy Inspector General of Police, Department of Operations deployed by the Inspector General of Police to Zamfara State to rout-out all armed bandits and other criminal elements in the state is making progress.

“Police Special Forces personnel, Counter Terrorism Unit, Police Mobile Force, Federal SARS personnel with three (3) surveillance patrol helicopters have commenced an on-going operation being strengthened to rout out the remnant armed bandits and other criminal elements in the caves and mountains in the identified bandits hideouts in some locations in Zamfara State”, said Moshood.

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“If I die, I die” – Actress Nazo Ekezie shoots her shot at Don Jazzy

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Nollywood actress, Nazo Ekezie has boldly declared interest in starting a relationship with Don Jazzy.

Nazo shared a photo of the Mavin records boss on Instagram and wrote: “I’m shooting my shot….. if I die… I die. @donjazzy I don’t know if you remember I met you the other day at imax lekki…… me I’m not slim… so I will never ever stress you about loosing weight…. I like you like this please let’s go on a date @donjazzy happy birthday my crush.”

Reacting to the post, Don Jazzy wrote “Kai Oya let’s set the date o. I will definitely love to. Thanks a lot ❤️”

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Reekado Banks Trashes His Song With Wizkid After He Called Him A Fool

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Recall that Wizkid lost his cool on Reekado Banks a few weeks ago after he took to his Twitter page to promote his song while the whole of Nigeria was protesting against the brutalities from the police.

Wizkid called Reekado a fool and ask him to pull the post down since it wasn’t the right time. Reekado on the other hand, out of anger, has trashed his song with Wizkid from his collections of songs.

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Nigerian man proposes to his girlfriend with fleets of drones (video)

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A Nigerian man has won the heart of his lovely girlfriend after proposing in a spectacular way.

Tolulope Fatunbi, the founder of Quadrev LLC made a grand proposal to the love of his life using a fleet of drones flying in the air with one carrying the ring to her.

The act has left many tongues wagging on social media.

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