Troops of the Nigerian Military, 192 Battalion, Gwoza, Borno State, have killed many Boko Haram terrorists in a well-coordinated raid on their hideouts at Kwatara on the Mandara Mountains.
The latest success against the terrorists was made known in a statement on Tuesday by the Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.Gen. John Enenche.
The Defence Headquarters revealed that many Boko Haram members were killed while many other terrorists escaped with gunshot wounds.
“On 8 June 2020, troops of 192 Battalion, Gwoza, Borno State conducted a daring and well-coordinated commando raid on a Boko Haram criminals’ hideout at Kwatara on the Mandara Mountains.
“The successful operation led to the neutralization of several terrorists, while many others fled with gunshot wounds.
“Also, on 8 June 2020, troops of 151 Battalion deployed at Strong Response Area Miyanti conducted a deliberate ambush operation against Boko Haram criminals along Darel Jamel – Miyanti Road and successfully neutralized 2 terrorists while 2 women were rescued in the process.
“Troops also recovered 2 bicycles, one sack containing 121 pairs of new rubber slippers and the sum of Twenty Nine Thousand and Five Hundred Naira (N 29,500.00) only,” the statement reads.