Home | News | 40 terrorists dead as Army bombs Boko Haram meeting
Rivers: High unemployment rate under Wike responsible for insecurity – Amaechi
We have affected positively every facet of infrastructure in Abia – Gov Ikpeazu

40 terrorists dead as Army bombs Boko Haram meeting

The Nigerian troops of Operation Hadin Kai bombarded an assembly of Boko Haram members Dawuri village at the weekend.

The attack of the location, within the Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, followed intelligence.

No fewer than 40 insurgents planning to execute a coordinated storm in Maiduguri and its environs were killed.

The Army deployed a massive artillery gun against identified Boko Haram camps and hit the target.

A military officer told PRNigeria that the pre-emptive operation was ordered after a report on the movement of the fighters. Their communication was also intercepted.

“The strike hit the mass gathering of the terrorists killing at least 40 of them while others escaped with various degrees of injury”, said the source.

The offensive excites the acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Brigadier General Abdulwahab Eyitayo.

Eyitayo has sent words of commendation and encouragement to the officers and men for the latest feat.



view more articles

About Article Author

Chuka (Webby) Aniemeka
Chuka (Webby) Aniemeka

Chuka is an experienced certified web developer with an extensive background in computer science and 18+ years in web design &development. His previous experience ranges from redesigning existing website to solving complex technical problems with object-oriented programming. Very experienced with Microsoft SQL Server, PHP and advanced JavaScript. He loves to travel and watch movies.

View More Articles

100 Most Popular News

1 2 Displaying 1 - 100 of 112