Nigeria Airforce Neutralize Dozen of ISWAP Terrorists in Marte Operation
By: Zagazola makama
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has on Wednesday killed over a dozen Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in another deadly airstrike.
The airstrike occurred at a location near Marte , a local government headquarters in Borno state, northeast Nigeria
The insurgents were neutralized in a precise, intelligence-led air strike carried out by the Air Component command, Operation Hadin Kai in Tumbum SHITTU.
A counter-insurgency expert, in the Lake Chad region, Zagazola Makama, who disclosed on Thursday, said military airstrikes were carried out following surveillance that captured mass convergence of the terrorists in the area.
"This air operation was aimed to neutralize the strongholds of the ISWAP," an anonymous intelligence source said.