The Nigeria army on Tuesday, arrested a Boko Haram commander and rescued 212 hostages in Borno State.
Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman
Director Army Public Relations, stated four participants of the fear organization have been killed after a critical alternate of gun fire with infantrymen.
Troops of 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade Nigerian Army, Sector 1, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, in furtherance of the continuing clearance operations along with 22 Mobile Strike Team and some Civilian JTF, on Tuesday, 28th November accomplished a brilliant feat,” the declaration reads.
During the operation, they had been able to clear Boko Haram terrorists from their hideouts positioned at Kala, Jawara, Mada, Mika, Gakulba and Kutilax (Sanga), northern fringes of Sambisa woodland and fringes of Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State.
At Sanga, the terrorists on sighting the approaching troops from their remark publish, they dashed into the adjoining Amchada wooded area.