February 9, 2023

February 9, 2023

Troops Kill Several ISWAP/Boko Haram Terrorists, Recover Arms In Borno

The Nigerian Army says its troops from 115 Battalion have neutralized several ISWAP/BokoHaram terrorists during an aggressive clearance operation around Lassa & Kelle villages in Borno State.

 

According to a brief statement on Friday, the army said the encounter took place on Thursday, 9 June 2022.

 

The troops also recovered one gun truck, two civilian Hilux vehicles, arms and ammunition.

 

This is the latest in a series of successes recorded by the Nigerian Army within the week.

 

Earlier, the gallant Troops of 29 Brigade neutralized several BHT/ISWAP Terrorists who blocked Maiduguri-Damaturu Road in Goni Masari.

 

After a hot pursuit, and guidance from the Nigerian Air Force several of the fleeing terrorists were neutralized.

 

Arms and ammunitions including various assorted drugs and enhancers were recovered, the 5 victims abducted by the terrorists were also rescued.

 

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