Today, Wednesday 28th September 2016, in the morning troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on patrol came across some elements of Boko Haram terrorists at Bulabulin.
They engaged them in a fire fight that lasted for an hour. The troops killed 9 Boko Haram terrorists and wounded several others.
They also captured 2 AK-47 Rifles, 2 Hand Grenades, 1 Improvised Explosive Device, 5 Jerrycans of Premium Motor Spirit and 9 motorcycles.
However, the troops hand held radio was badly damaged during the encounter.
Source – Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman
Acting Director Army Public Relations