The troops of Sector 1 Operation Lafia Dole, in joint clearance operations with Cameroon Defence Force, weekend, battled with Boko Haram terrorists at the Northern part of Wulgo, Tumbuma, Chikun Gudu and Bukar Maryam villages.
Concise News learned that Sagir Musa through a statement by Colonel and Acting Director Army Public Relations revealed that during the operations, 27 terrorists were killed.
Musa said, “The following items were recovered: 5 x Gun Trucks, Several Motor Cycles, 5 x AK 47 Rifles, 1 x Automatic Revolver Galil Rifle, 1 x G3 Rifle, 2 x General Purpose Machine Gun, 2 x Anti Aircraft Guns, 4 x Rocket Propelled Gun Tubes, 1 x PK Machine Gun, 1 x M21 Rifle, 1 x Locally Made Dane Gun, 5 x Rocket Propelled Gun Tubes Bombs, 1000 x Assorted rounds of different calibre ammunition, 5 x AK 47 Magazines, Several Links of 12.7 MM, 1 x Land Cruiser Buffalo, 1 x Nissan GT, 1 x Land Cruiser destroyed and 1 x flag and a Grinding Machine.
“There is no casualty on the part of the Nigerian and Cameroonian Forces.”
The statement further revealed that the armed bandits are on the run after a Multi-National Joint Task Force descended on them heavenly.
“Coordinated military operation is ongoing especially in the fringes of Gombaru – Ngala and surrounding areas to deal with the fleeing bandits running out from Multi-National Joint Task Force (Op YANCIN TAFKI) onslaught on their hideouts,” the statement added.