Troops Eliminates 5 Boko Haram Terrorists, Capture Arms in Borno State
Troops of Operation TURA TAKAIBANGO a subsidiary Operation of Operation LAFIYA DOLE in the North East have continue to eradicate elements of Boko Haram/Islamic State’s West Africa Province criminals in the zone.
A statement by the acting Director Defence Media Operations Brigadier General Bernard Oyeouko indicates that, the Latest encounter occurred on 20 January 2021 at Abbagajiri in Damboa LGA of Borno State, where the troops of 402 Special Task Force, forces Brigade encycled some Boko Haram criminals enclaves, eliminating five Terrorists, While others escaped with bullet wounds.
Several Heavy Arms were captured,While an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) making equipment and the Criminals camp distroyed.
Brigadier general Oyeouko notes that, the renewed onslaught against the remnants of the Terrorists by the troops of Operation TURA TAKAIBANGO is commendable and indication of the end of all criminal elements within the North East.