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Troops of 25 Brigade working below the aegis of Joint Activity Power, North East, Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have neutralised 4 terrorists of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), recovering some arms and ammunitions in course of.
Spokesperson of the Nigerian Military, Brigadier Basic Onyema Nwachukwu in a press release on Thursday stated the terrorists had been neutralised alongside Damboa-Bulabulin-Maiduguri street on Wednesday, August 31.
“The terrorists who had been on espionage alongside Damboa-Bulabulin- Maiduguri street ran right into a preventing patrol staff at Kukawa and had been neutralised within the firefight that ensued with the troops,” the assertion learn partially.
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Nwachukwu added that the troops recovered 4 AK 47 rifles and 4 Magazines, every loaded with 30 rounds of seven.62mm (Particular) ammunition from the troops.
In one other operation, troops of 195 Battalion, Sector 1 OPHK together with components of Civilian Joint Activity Power (CJTF) at Dusman-Muna Storage, Borno State eradicated two ISWAP terrorists in an ambush operation performed together with an recognized ISWAP terrorists’ crossing level at Musari village.
The troops additionally captured and destroyed an ISWAP logistics automobile conveying assorted items and contraband objects belonging to members of the terrorist group.
“Objects recovered from the terrorists’ automobile embrace two baggage of Hemp (Hashish Sativa), two baggage of detergent, 120 packets of mosquito coils, l2 mosquito nets, and 5 textile supplies. Different objects recovered are two bicycles, two baggage of beans, a bag of corn, and a few amount of fish,” the assertion added.
The Chief of Military Employees Lieutenant Basic Faruk Yahaya in response recommended the troops for his or her operational exploits and urged them to take care of the aggressive posture with a view to decisively root out the terrorists from their enclaves.