10 terrorist allegedly killed in Niger State.

It was learnt that no fewer than 10 bandits were killed by security forces during an attempt to disrupt the Eid-el-Fitr celebration in the Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State.

Commissioner for Local governments, Emmanuel Umar, confirmed the incident yesterday.

He said operatives of the joint security task force rescued 14 kidnapped victims and recovered seven motorcycles from the gunmen.