Thursday, January 27, 2022



HomeNewsArmy: Soldiers killed terrorists attempting to invade troops’ operating base

Army: Soldiers killed terrorists attempting to invade troops’ operating base

The Nigerian Army claims that troops from the Joint Task Force, North East Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK), have killed Boko Haram/Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) militants.

Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, Director of Army Public Relations, stated this in a statement issued in Buja on Monday.

Mr Nwachukwu claimed forces working with the Cameroonian Defense Force killed four terrorists at the Forward Operating Base (FOB) Wulgo in Borno on Monday.

While “on patrol to dominate their area of responsibility,” the “vigilant troops successfully prevented an attempt by terrorists to infiltrate the camp.”

According to him, the troops “swiftly responded with overwhelming fire and spontaneous” reinforcement from the battalion headquarters, forcing the terrorists to retreat.

AGN reacts to arrest of actor, Chiwetalu Agu by Nigerian Army

Biafra: Arrest Gumi, Miyetti Allah members like Chiwetalu Agu – Omokri to Army

Ohanaeze condemns Army officer’s dehumanization of NYSC member

“Troops immediately carried out a hot pursuit and exploitation after the encounter, along the terrorists’ route of withdrawal and neutralised three terrorists. The gallant troops also recovered three AK 47 rifles, six magazines and 50 rounds of 7.62mm special,” he said.

Mr Nwachukwu also stated that four other terrorists were killed the same day, around the 151 Battalion location, noting that they were burnt beyond recognition, “as their gun truck mounted with anti-aircraft guns ran over an improvised explosive device (IED).”

He also mentioned that the troops were currently conducting further exploitation to “clear any surviving terrorists.”


How To Make Money On Freshreporters=>https://freshreporters.com/make-money/



DISCLAIMER
For publication of your news content, articles, videos or any other news worthy materials, please send a mail to thefreshrepo [email protected]

For Advert and other info, you can send a WhatsApp Message to +2348084076066


Join thousands of readers to receive daily Latest News:

Join our Telegram Group

Like our Facebook Page

Join our WhatsApp Group

Follow Us on Twitter

Join Our FACEBOOK GROUP

Follow Us on Instagram

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel


  • Click to see more posts about 👉
  • Army

4 COMMENTS

Most Viewed news