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Army Kills Second Most Wanted Militia Kingpin In Benue

A popular wanted Kingpin in Benue State, known as Terugwa Igbagwa aka Orjondu, who has also been identified as the second most wanted militia kingpin in Benue state has just been killed by the Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) today.

The said kingpin has been involved in so many atrocities in three different local government area in the Sankara axis.

This statement was revealed by the Coordinator of Defense Media Operations, of the Defense Headquarter, Major General John Eneche on Friday 7th May, 2020.

He revealed that during a special commando operation, a team of Operation Whirl Stroke Tracking Team and Special Forces troops of the Sector 2 stationed in Zaki Biam, had raided a criminal hideout that is between Zaki Biam and Katsina-Ala highway.

During the raid Orjondu was shot dead, he is according to reports the second most wanted criminal kingpin in the state after Gana, in Benue State.

He is according to reports responsible for kidnapping, gun-running, assassination, robbery and other criminal activities around Ukum, Katsina-Ala, and Logo Local Government Area for so many years.

Major General Enenche, had also listed some items which was recovered from the deceased which includes one AK 47 rifle, one locally made rifle, one AK 47 magazine with 30 rounds of 7.62mm special and some charms as well.

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