Nigerian soldiers engaged in a heavy gun battle with armed robbers recently in Iwo area of Ibadan, Oyo state.
PoliticsNGR gathered that the soldiers in an internal security operation nicknamed ‘Operation Burst’ exchanged bullets with 6 daredevil robbers early on Monday, following a distress call by residents.
During the exchange of fire 2 robbers were killed, 3 escaped, while 1 was captured with bullet wounds.
4 locally made pistols, a laptop and 9 mobile phones among other items were recovered. Photos below;