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Troops, Vigilantes Ambush Boko Haram Fighters

Posted: Mar 14, 2016 at 10:48 am   /   by   /   comments (1)

Troops of 254 Task Force Battalion, 25 Task Force Brigade in conjunction with some vigilantes have conducted clearance operation of remnants of Boko Haram terrorists at Gwashari village along Damboa-Bale road.

During the patrol, the troops encountered some elements of the Boko Haram terrorists in which they killed one of three captured, Army spokesman, Sani Usman disclosed.

They also recovered 1 Dane gun, AK-47 rifle magazine, 2 knives, assorted drugs and the sum of N142,000 from the terrorists.