Nigeria Army Killed 50 Boko Haram Militants in Parts of North

The Nigerian military killed over 50 members of the Boko Haram Terrorists group in Borno State, as well as cattle rustlers in four states of the North-west within
yesterday and today.
According to the announcement, the Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), Col. Sani Usman, said that the military were able to achieve this following reliable
information on the presence of some Boko Haram terrorists in some parts of Borno State.
According to the Army chief, troops of 113 Battalion conducted a fighting patrol to Dunga general area on Thursday during which they discovered and destroyed a Boko Haram terrorists’ camp at Alajeri village in Guzamala Local Government Area (LGA) of Borno State.
In the operation, he said,  the troops killed 40 Boko Haram terrorists and captured 1 General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG), a Rocket Propelled Grenade 7 ( RPG 7), six AK-47 rifles, and two Fabrique Nationale rifles. Other items he said was recovered included 10 magazines, 188 rounds of 7.62mm (NATO) ammunition and 64 rounds of  7.62mm (Special) ammunition.

He praised the courage of the “troops and said they are in high spirits because of the success of the operation coupled with the fact that there was no casualty or injury on the part of the troops”.

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