Navy Kills 5 Terrorists, Recovers Cache Of Arms
Main Common John Enenche
Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have killed 5 terrorists throughout an operation within the North-East zone.
Coordinator of the Defence Media Operations, Main Common John Enenche disclosed this throughout a briefing in Abuja on Thursday November 12.
“Troops executed assaults on terrorists’ hideouts and repelled assaults on personal troops’ places. In the course of the encounters, the superior firepower of personal troops resulted within the decimation of a number of BHT/ISWAP terrorist components.
“Notably, between 7 and eight November 2020, the gallant troops of 27 Job Pressure Brigade positioned at Buni Gari of Gujba Native Authorities Space of Yobe State neutralized 5 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists. In the midst of the encounter cache of Arms and Ammunition have been recovered.”
The Defence spokesperson additionally disclosed that in one of many operations carried out on November 8, 2020, troops of operation accord appearing on credible intelligence on the motion of suspected gun runners at Tangaza city in Sokoto State arrested two suspects, Abubakar Mohammed and Ansi Usman Janare and recovered one mild machine gun, 4 AK47 rifle magazines, 586 rounds of seven.62mm nato ammunition,100 rounds of seven.62mm particular ammunition and one motorbike.