The Nigerian Army said its troops on clearance operations in parts of Borno killed 12 Boko Haram insurgents and recovered several items.
A statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman, said the operation took place on Monday.
The troops recovered 75 cows and 25 sheep stolen by the insurgents.
He said the troops encountered and killed seven of the terrorists elements while clearance patrol of Warpaya, Zenteleye, Mubarka, Jadawa and Yerwa villages in Borno.
“Yesterday troops of 7 Division […]
Troops of 28 Task Force Brigade Nigerian Army deployed at Bitta and Pridang yesterday October 27th, carried out a successful raid on suspected Boko Haram terrorists camps at Bulajilin and Manawashe villages along Bita and Damboa road at the fringes of Sambisa forest. The troops were able to kill 30 Boko Haram terrorists. See the photos below…
The unit also rescued 338 persons that were held captive by the terrorists in the enclaves. A statement by the Nigeria Army spokesperson, said […]