The Joint Task Force (JTF) deployed to the Niger Delta says it has destroyed a hideout used by kidnappers in Bayelsa and killed four suspected sea robbers in crossfire. 

Major Abubakar Abdullahi, spokesman of the JTF Operation Delta Safe, confirmed the development  in Yenagoa yesterday. 

Major Abdullahi said that the JTF also recovered two AK-47 rifles during the two operations.   

He appealed for more cooperation from inhabitants of  the area. 

Assuring the communities, oil companies and other stakeholders of its resolve to protect oil and gas infrastructure.