[NEWS] ARMY NEUTRALISES 16 BOKO HARAM MEMBERS, RECOVER WEAPONS CACHE IN BORNO

THE NIGERIAN ARMY SAYS IT NEUTRALISED 16 BOKO HARAM MEMBERS AND RECOVERED A WEAPONS CACHE DURING ITS CLEARANCE OPERATION IN MAIRARI VILLAGE IN MONGUNO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF BORNO STATE.

DEPUTY DIRECTOR PUBLIC RELATIONS, THEATRE COMMAND OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE, COL. ONYEMA NWACHUKWU, DISCLOSED THIS IN A STATEMENT RELEASED IN MAIDUGURI.

ACCORDING TO NWACHUKWU, THE TROOPS ALSO RECOVERED TWO GUN TRUCKS ABANDONED BY THE INSURGENTS DURING THE ENCOUNTER.