Army Kills More Boko Haram Insurgents, Seize Arms, Operational Vehicles.
Following the effective killing of scores of the Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) and recuperation of store of grouped arms and ammo by the hounded troops of 143 Battalion(Bn), 28 Task Force Brigade, Sector 1 Operation Lafiya Dole as of late at Madagali Adamawa State, the legion has recorded one more incredible accomplishment. In such manner, the chivalrous troops by and by crushed and took away the freedom of the fear mongers amass in a savage experience which happened at about 1810hrs on Tuesday, 12 February 2019.
The fear based oppressors came in 5 Gun Trucks, Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) and Vehicle – Borne IED yet met prevalent shoot control by claim troops.
Amid the experience, the troops effectively repulsed the assault and went on immediate pursuit with overwhelming flame and energy. 5 BHTs were killed, others pulled back with discharge wounds while a few hardware were caught and others pulverized.
Troops caught 1 firearm truck mounted with Anti Aircraft (AA) Gun, 1 Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) tube, 8 AK 47 Rifles and 60 rounds of 12.77 mm ammo. Others incorporate 4 X 36 Hand Grenades, 6 AK 47 Rifle Magazines, 1 FN Rifle and 1 Techno Phone. Additionally, 1 Gun Truck, 1 AA Gun, 1 Vehicle – Borne IED having a place with the BHTs were altogether pulverized. Notwithstanding, 1 warrior was injured in real life and getting fast medicinal consideration while, unfortunately a Civilian JTF was slaughtered in real life.
Further abuse of beginning achievement was led at the early long periods of Wednesday, 13 February 2019. Troops found 6 extra killed assortments of the BHTs and recuperated 4 AK47 Rifles, 1 FN Rifle and void magazine, 1 x 36 Hand Grenade and 1 Unexploded Ordnance RPG Bomb.
The Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division Nigerian Army and Commander Sector 1, Operation Lafiya Dole, Brigadier General Abdulmalik Bulama Biu while extolling their exertion, passed on the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai’s extraordinary recognition for work well done and encouraged them to keep up the force until the complete annihilation of the BHTs. The COAS likewise guarantees to keep on concurring more noteworthy thoughtfulness regarding the welfare of troops and furthermore sympathizes with the group of the fallen Civilian JTF.