Troops Kill 20 Insurgents In Borno
Troops Kill 20 Insurgents In Borno

Twenty insurgents have been killed in Borno State as troops of 130 Battalion ambushed their motorcade.

The heavily armed terrorists were heading to attack villages surrounding Baga town when troops attacked them.

The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, said in a statement that the criminals armed with mortars, rocket-propelled grenades and small arms were heading to attack villages surrounding Baga, when the troops attacked their motorcade with overwhelming firepower killing 20.

He added that the troop captured six AK 47 rifles, 520 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition and five 36 hand grenades.