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Amotekun recovers 4 AK-47 rifles, military uniform in Oyo

Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) also known as Amotekun said its men recovered weapons, ammunition and three sets of military uniforms in Oyo state.

The weapons and ammunition included four AK-47s, four rounds of ammunition and 50 pieces of 7.62mm live ammunition.

The security agency also explained that they also found a navy cap, raincoat and some illegal drugs.

Amutkun indicated that his agents discovered items inside a bag that was found in a bush inside the country last Friday.

The Amotekun Commander, Olayinka Olayanju, made the revelations on Monday in Ibadan, the state capital.

The DAILY POST states that Amotekun was established by the rulers of the six states that make up present-day southwestern Nigeria.

The new security apparatus was created to address issues of insecurity arising from kidnappings and armed robberies in the region.

Alingo, speaking, said the discovery came while combing the bush after recent road kidnappings in the state.

He said that the security apparatus combed the bush and discovered it.

He added that Amutkun got information last Friday that some militants were seen and even tried to vandalize computers in a certain area overnight.

He said, “Although none of them were seen, a thorough sweep of the area led to the discovery of a bag in which AK-47 rifles, magazines, three pairs of military uniforms with belt and jungle caps, 50 pcs 7.62mm, navy cap and raincoat were found.” Many illegal drugs.

Amotekun recovers 4 AK-47 rifles, military uniform in Oyo

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