A major boost, troops of 115 Task Force Battallion under 28 Task Force Brigade while on clearance operations from November 3rd-5th cleared nine more terrorists’ strongholds around Lassa axis.
This was disclosed by Colonel Tukur Gusau, the media co-ordinator of the military.
According to him,the Boko Haram camps cleared are Dagu,Isge,Lassa, Zangore,Muthavo,Kumabza, Unworo,Kilesaka and Pumpum.
During the operation,four Boko Haram terrorists met their waterloo in the hands of gallant soldiers while others fled their place and abandoned their weapons(seven den guns).
Also 15 Troops of 25 TF BDE conducted another offensive operations along Korede axis in Damboa LGA on November 5,2015.During the operation,3 motorcycles suspected to be used by the insurgents during the last Sunday attack on Azir village were recovered.Stolen food stuffs from the village were also recovered.At Korede,troops demolished terrorists observation posts.
Colonel Tukur said:
“Our Troops continue to dominate roads leading to Azir, Wajikoro, Damboa and Biu towns to deny Boko Haram Terrorists any possible freedom of activities in the area. The fighting spirit of the troops remain very high.”
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