Following a tip off by well meaning citizens, troops of three division have swooped over and dismantled a Boko Haram fuel dump located at Ladu Dumbawa ward, Guzamala Local Government area of Borno State.
It would be recalled that suspected Boko Haram terrorists had abducted seven persons in Gajabere and taken them to the same location.
Those kidnapped were three local wards heads called “Lawani” and their respective deputies as well as the Chief Imam of the town.
However, through sheer guts and bravery, three of them escaped and reported the matter to the security which led the rescue of the rest and discovery of the terrorists fuel depot which was also destroyed by troops.
In a statement by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, the troops have further blocked the terrorists supply route that led to Babangida in Tarmuwa local government area of Yobe state where they get the supplies.
Troops are intensifying efforts to identify and neutralize all Boko Haram logistics bases to further constrict the terrorists and hasten their total defeat.
Citizens are requested to furnish the military and security agencies with information on all known terrorists location, routes, suppliers of fuel, food, clothing and any good or service to the terrorists.