The Nigerian Military troops of `Operation Tura Takaibango’ have killed 25 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Chikun Gudu and Kerenoa in Borno State.
In line with a press release by the Director, Military Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Yerima, on Wednesday in Abuja, troops captured cache of arms and ammunition throughout the clearance operation.
He mentioned Chikun Gudu and Kerenoa are adjoining villages below Marte Native Authorities Space of Borno State.
The military PRO said that two Browny Machine Gun, 20 AK47 Rifles, 5 FN Rifles, two 60mm Motar Tube and two Normal Goal Machine Weapons have been recovered by the troops throughout the encounter.
Yerima mentioned that the operation was performed on Tuesday by the mixed troops of Sector I, Operation Lafiya Dole and 402 Particular Forces Brigade.
In line with him: “Different weapons captured throughout the operation additionally embody three Anti Plane Weapons, two Computerized Grenade Launchers, two gun vans and one CJTF Hilux amongst others.
“The troops not swayed by the success venture additional to make sure no parts of the terrorists have been left inside the space.’’
He mentioned the Chief of Military Workers, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru expressed satisfaction on the operation, including that he urged the troops to keep up the momentum.
In line with the military spokesman, Normal Attahiru additionally instructed the troops not relent of their new offensive towards the terrorists.
Troops kill 25 terrorists in clearance operation in Borno – Military