Insurgency: Nigerian Army Troops Dislodge Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno
Insurgency: Nigerian Army Troops Dislodge Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno

The Nigerian Army says its troops have again successfully dislodged Boka Haram/Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP terrorists at Malam Fatori in Abadam Local Government Area of Borno state.

The Nigerian Army Operations Media Coordinator, Colonel Aminu Iliyasu who announced this in a statement said that the terrorists attempted to launch an attack on the location of the troops of 64 and 98 Task Force Battalions and elements of the Armed Forces Special Forces Battalion.

He explained that the terrorists who were in a reprisal mission had been degraded by the troops in their attempt to infiltrate the troops’ location by launching an unsuccessful attack.

Iliyasu said that two of the insurgents were neutralised during the ensuing gun battle with the troops, adding that a number of equipment were recovered.