JTF Kill 59 Boko Haram Sect Members In Yobe State

The Joint Task Force in a push against Boko Haram launched a successful attack against the deadly sect in their stronghold based in Yobe state, killing 59 Boko Haram members.

Speaking during his first official visit to the Guards Brigade headquarters in Abuja, the Army Chief said, “There was a major encounter with the Boko Haram in Damaturu yesterday. In the encounter, we over ran their major stronghold and their ammunition site”.

“And as is usual in any such encounter, we lost 3 of our soldiers, 7 were wounded but we killed over 50 of their members. They came with sophisticated and heavy weaponry including GPMG’s, SMG’s and bombs but our trained soldiers subdued them”.

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