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Army neutralises Boko haram terrorists, recovers weapon




Reports just reaching us confirmed that troops of 21 Brigade led by Brigade Commander on a clearance patrol in support of Operation Rainbow were ambushed by Boko haram terrorists along Maiduguri Bama Axis at about 11am 16 Sep 2018.

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There was serious exchange of gunfire. The gallant troops of 222 battalion were reportedly high on morale as a result of the just concluded assurance visit to the theatre of operation by the COAS Lt Gen TY Buratai & they successfully cleared the ambush.

As a result, 1 x  GPMG and 2 X AK 47 and several rounds of ammunition belonging to the  terrorist were recovered. As at the time of filing this report, troops were still exploiting the general areas in search of some BHT’s who escaped with gunshot wounds.

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