Saturday, 30 April 2016

Soldiers kill Boko Haram territorists and free hostages

Soldiers kill Boko Haram
terrorists, free hostages


– Troops of the Nigerian army discovered a
pit used by Boko Haram terrorist to dump
bodies
– The soldiers killed four terrorist who
engaged them
– Hostages were freed while storage
facilities and ammunition were recovered
Nigerian soldiers made a startling
discovering in their effort to decimate Boko
Haram completely from the country.
In a statement issued by Colonel Sani
Kukasheka Usman who is spokesperson of
the army, it was revealed that troops of 7
Division Strike Group Team B attached to 22
Brigade discovered a big pit where the Boko
Haram terrorists used for dumping bodies.
The soldiers make this discovery on
Thursday, April 28 after killing some
terrorists. They also found ammunition and
food storage facilities belonging to the
terrorists.
Several persons who were held hostage by
Boko Haram were also freed.



  


“Troops have intensified efforts to clear the
remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in various
parts of the north east through various military
operations on daily basis.
It is in line with this that troops of 7 Division
Strike Group Team B attached to 22 Brigade
embarked on combination of foot and mobile
fighting patrols on daily basis to deny the
Boko Haram terrorists freedom of action in
their area of operations.
“Yesterday Thursday, 28th April 2016, they
embarked on such efforts in the general area
of Bogoro, Duguno 1, Duguno 2 and 3.
However, on reaching Mbaraka, they
encountered some elements of the Boko
Haram terrorists who engaged the patrol team
in a gun battle.
The troops rose to the occasion and
successfully cleared the terrorists and
proceeded to Jadda village which was
suspected to be strong hold of the Boko
Haram terrorists. As rightly believed, a large
number of them were discovered to have the
terrorists group’s flags hoisted in their
domains.
“The troops engaged the Boko Haram
terrorists and killed 4 of them. The patrol team
also made another startling discovery, a big
pit where the Boko Haram terrorists used for
dumping bodies of hapless victims of their
nefarious activities to decomp




“It was also discovered that the terrorists held
lots of people as hostage in Jadda. The
fighting patrol team also succeeded in freeing
those held hostage and recovered an AK-47
rifle with registration number OF-4814, 30
rounds of 7.62mm (Special) ammunition, 12
rounds of 7.62mm (NATO) ammunition, 14
Dane Guns, 1 motorcycle, 2 Solar panels and
food storage facility. “Other items include 120
litres of AGO and packs of Panadol.
“Sadly, one of our soldiers suffered gunshot
wound and was evacuated for further medical
treatment. We are glad to state that he is in
stable condition and responding to treatment.