Five Terrorists Killed By Military And Scores Of Fire Arms Recovered- Says Enenche
It has been reported that five terrorists in North-East zone have been killed by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole.
This was revealed by the Coordinator of the Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, who also said that the troops acted on credible intelligence, and moved on suspected gun runners at Tangaza town in Sokoto State, where two suspected terrorists, Abubakar Mohammed and Ansi Usman Janare were arrested, and 1 light machine gun, 4 AK47 rifle magazines, 586 rounds of 7.62mm nato ammunition,100 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition and one motorcycle were recovered.
See his statement below;
“Troops executed attacks on terrorists’ hideouts and repelled attacks on own troops’ locations. During the encounters, the superior firepower of own troops resulted in the decimation of several BHT/ISWAP terrorist elements.
“Notably, between 7 and 8 November 2020, the gallant troops of 27 Task Force Brigade located at Buni Gari of Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State neutralized 5 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists. In the course of the encounter cache of Arms and Ammunition were recovered.”