Troops Eliminate 8 Boko Haram, captured 1 alive and recover 4 motorcycles
By: Zagazola Makama
Troops of Operation Hadin Kai of the Nigerian Army in Collaboration with vigilante members in the night of Monday, killed eight Boko Haram militants and captured one alive in an ambush in Mafa local government area of Borno State.
This came after the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Farouk Yahaya, charged troops to redouble their efforts in smoking out terrorists in Sambisa Forest and the Lake Chad region
It was gathered that the successful ambush Operation which was coordinated on the strenght of credible intelligence, at Ngoum Community near Maiduguri, the restive capital of Borno State, paid off as the troops instantly eliminated the terrorists.
An Intelligence Officer told Zagazola Makama, a Security Analyst and Counter Insurgency Expert in the Lake Chad that the insurgents were those who usually engaged in robbery mission around the general area of Mafa, Jere and Konduga LGAs.
"Our troops killed eight of them, captured one alive, recovered four motorcycles and Ak47 riffles," said the sources.
Meanwhile, in the same vain, A Subgroup of Kwayam Tribe in Borno who were known for their spiritual warfare, have killed two Boko Haram suspects in a seperate ambush with bow and arrows.
Sources said that they alsp recovered one motorcycle from the terrorists which was later handed over to the troops at Gwongulan