Posted on Wed 25 Oct 2017, 06:57 AM

The Nigerian Army has recorded another success in the war against terror as the Army in conjunction with the gallant 22 Mobile Strike Team and some civilian JTF, carried out an offensive against suspected members of the Boko Haram terror group in Mogola, Ngaiwa, Tongule and Warsele villages in Ngala Local Government Area of Borno state.

This was confirmed by the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman who stated that the operation was supported by the Nigerian Air Force.

“The troops discovered and destroyed Boko Haram terrorists’ Logistics Base and Workshop at Ngaiwa, Improvised Explosive Device (IED) making factory at Tongule and rescued 85 persons held hostages by the terrorists in the villages.

“The gallant troops neutralized 11 Boko Haram terrorists, recovered 1 Gun Truck, 4 already prepared Suicide Vests, various IED making materials, 3 Dane Guns, 1 Barretta Pistol and 22 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition.

“They also recovered 5 motorcycles and 13 bicycles and a wheelbarrow,”

 

By Joseph Odeh

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