The convoy of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutnant General TY Buratai was intercepted by armed bandits/robbers at midnight [Saturday night] while on routine tour of operational areas by the Nigerian Army to curtail the activities of evil men across the country.

The incident according to our source took place along Numan – Yola Road yesterday at about 11.30 p.m.

Four of the armed robbers were arrested with 3 Dane guns, machetes and charms. The bandits who mounted road block where the COAS’ convoy ran into were on their daily operation of attacking innocent Nigerians.

More details soon.