Troops Rescue 63 Captives, Kill 5 Terrorists

Today, Army Headquarters Special Forces Team B, 7 Division Garrison,  conducted fighting patrol in which they cleared Boko Haram terrorists hideout at Lawin Meleri,  Matiri Bulaka  and Aljeri villages.

During the operation, they killed 5 Boko Haram terrorists and also rescued 63 persons held captives by the terrorists.

The troops recovered 1 Dane gun and 1 Light Machine Gun Bipod Stand and detonated 1 Improvised Explosive Device enroute.

Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman
Acting Director Army Public Relations