Nigerian Troops Kill 63 Terrorists In 1 Week

22 Jan 2016

Nigerian Troops Kill 63 Terrorists In 1 Week


Nigerian Troops
Nigerian Troops

The Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Hassan Umoru has uncovered that Nigerian troops killed 63 Boko Haram terrorists and blocked suicide aircraft between January 18 and 22, this year.


General Umoru, who declared this on Friday at a media instructions in Maiduguri, said troops additionally recuperated numerous AK47 rifles, ammo, Anti-Aircraft Gun, RPG, GMPG, IEDs, vehicles and bikes among different things from the terrorists.


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The Theater Commander, who was spoken to by his Deputy Commander, Major General Lucky Irabor, said troops led a fighting watch at Afe, Kudiye, Souma, Dikwa Mijigeta, Mida villages of Borno State.


According to him; "Amid the operation, our troops interacted with Boko Haram terrorist at Kudiye and Mijigete were 370 prisoners were saved and acquired to IDP camp Dikwa amid which three rifles and 41 bikes were destroyed."

He said the troops additionally cleared some Boko Haram hideouts in Wala, Tirkopytir and Durubajuwe in Gwoza local government zone, where they recouped GMPG, locally made Dane firearm and a crushing machine.


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"In Huyum in Askira/Uba Local Government Area, the terrorists locating troops relinquished their families behind which incorporate five ladies and 12 kids and were right now experiencing cross examination," he said.


On suicide aircraft, the leader said the troops likewise captured three suspected suicide planes attempting to penetrate Maiduguri, along Maiduguri-Mafa checkpoint of Borno State.


He said two female suicide aircraft exploded the hazardous which killed them in a flash, while the male suicide plane was immediately weapon down while attempting keep running into the troop at the checkpoint.

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General Umoru praised the efforts of the troops and recharged require the troops and the public to be more watchful and security cognizant at all times, particularly at checkpoints, revere focus, markets, engine parks and schools

News Source: LEADERSHIP, 9jaTales

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