Army Kills Two Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno – Channels Television
The Nigerian Army has killed two Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State.
This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Deputy Director, Public Relations, 7 Division Nigerian Army/Sector 1, Operation Lafiya Dole, Colonel Ado Isa on Sunday.
According to Isa, the terrorists were killed during an operation along the Jebbra – Firgi Banki axis of the state around 7:21 pm on Saturday.
“The terrorists in a crafty move bypassed own troops through another route but were however noticed by the ever vigilant and dogged troops who followed in a hot pursuit with firepower on target thereby inflicting heavy casualties on the runaway terrorists, scampered for their lives in disarray.
“During the operation, troops neutralised 2 BHTs and an unconfirmed number of terrorists fled with gunshot wounds,” the statement read in part.
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Two motorcycles, seven bicycles, charms and hard drugs were recovered from the operation.
According to the Army, a search operation was conducted in the general area in the early hours of Sunday.