Soldier have recorded but any other victory inside the fight against Boko Haram terrorist inside the Country .. Examine the update with the aid of via the Nigerian navy on Operation Lafiya Dole.
Troops of three Battalion, 22 challenge pressure Brigade on Friday 10 June 2016, based on facts obtained that Boko Haram terrorists elements earlier dislodged at Chukungudu and Hausari villages at some point of a current clearance operations, have been migrating toward Muska village in Gamboru Ngala local authorities location, performed fighting patrol operations inside the standard area.
All through the come upon, the troops killed 10 Boko Haram terrorists, captured 2 alive and rescued a female with her toddler that had been held hostages by way of the terrorists.
The troops additionally recovered several device, hands and ammunition that include 6 AK-47 rifle magazines, 56 rounds of 7.62m (special) rounds of ammunitions, 1 bundle of detonating wire, a guide on a way to prepare Improvised Explosive gadgets (IEDs) 2 rifle magazine pouches, a Techno IPad, a Nokia cellular smartphone handset and 1 Gionee mobile telephone handset.
Others encompass 1 digital Multimetre, 6 SIM cards, 3 memory cards and 1 Airtel Modem containing memory card additionally. The troops also recovered a wristwatch, 2 Islamic books, an empty bag and 2 bikes.
The captured terrorists are present process initial interrogation , at the same time as rescued lady and her baby are receiving important interest pending onward movement to Internally Displaced men and women (IDPs) Camp.
Similarly, any other detail of the Battalion additionally carried out another fighting patrol to Wumbi village based totally on received statistics at the presence of remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in the region. The patrol team recovered 157 rounds of 7.62mm (NATO) ammunition and 37 rounds of seven.62mm (special) ammunition.
In a related development, troops of twenty-two Brigade Garrison intercepted 15 IDPs, all male adults, drawing close Dikwa from Mudu Kasa village. They found out that a few Boko Haram terrorists sometimes visit and terrorise their village and forcefully collect food and valuables. They in addition alleged that the terrorists got here in numbers with a number of them conserving AK-forty seven rifles, while others wield machetes.
As a part of the troops mandate of facilitating humanitarian assistance by way of each Governmental and Non-governmental groups (NGOs) to the IDPs, troops also furnished protection to worldwide Committee of the red pass (ICRC) equal day. The troops supplied protection to the ICRC’s contractors sinking five boreholes round Dikwa IDP camp. They troops would continue to provide the wished safety to facilitate humanitarian help and sports in the vicinity.
Thank you on your typical and sort cooperation.
Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman
acting Director army Public relations