STF recovers 120 stolen cows from cattle rustlers in Plateau

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Maj.-Gen. David Aniete, Commander, Special Task Force (STF) in Plateau, on Thursday, said task force had recovered 120 stolen cows cattle rustlers in .

Aniete made disclosure during an interactive session with newsmen in Jos.

He said the cows were recovered by his men in Shendam Local Government Area of the .

The commander warned those cattle and their sponsors desist the act or face the wrath of his soldiers who he said were not resting on their oars address the situation.

He urged Plateau cooperate with the STF and other castle rustling in the .

The STF boss said cattle theft had been identified as of the major causes of attacks in Plateau, saying if the theft was reduced, of attacks and counter attacks would also be reduced.

He commended stakeholders in the peace process, particularly journalists, for their contributions to the process.

Mr Katdaba Gobum, the Chairman, Nigerian Union of Journalists (), Plateau Council, commended the commander and his men for the efforts in ensuring that peace reigned in the state.

He urged journalists to continue to be objective in their reportage of events.