…neutralize 3 boko haram terrorists female suicide bombers

The Nigerian Army says its troops troops of 151 Battalion, 21 Brigade Nigerian Army, on Operation LAFIYA DOLE,  today, Saturday 22nd July  2017, ambushed  Boko Haram terrorists at Mayanti village while on patrol   along Mayanti- Banki Junction road.

The troops  neutralized 1 of the terrorists,  while others  sustained gun shot wounds. 

They recovered 10 Bicycles, 9 bags of flour, 9 sachets of yeast, 2 bags of groundnut, packets of Maggi, a carton of  detergent,  23 bottles of groundnut oil. Others include palm oil, a  wrist watch, 50 sachets of salt, assorted drugs, 16 torchlights, 29 packs  of cold patch and cash sum of Two thousand, Two hundred and Sixty-Six Naira.

In a related develooment also, the Army also neutralize 3 boko haram terrorists female suicide bombers

Troops of 103 Battalion, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, on Saturday 22nd July 2017 neutralized 3   female suicide bombers trying to infiltrate their location in the morning at Kawuri, Konduga  Local Government Area of Borno State. 

The  female suicide bombers who were on obvious mission of committing mayhem, where spotted by a vigilant   sentry while they were trying to access the military location. They were however challenged severally and continued advancing,   declining several warnings to stop.  Consequently, the troops neutralized them instantly. The remains of the suicide bombers have since been evacuated from the location. 

The general public is please requested to continue to support troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE and report any suspicious movements of persons to the military or security agencies. 

Source: Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman

Director Army Public Relations