Army Continues Onslaught On Boko Haram, Kills Escaping Terrorists

Army Continues Onslaught On Boko Haram, Kills Escaping Terrorists

Chris Steven, Abuja

Men of Nigerian Army have continued their onslaught against the Boko Haram terrorists as troops of 21 Brigade Bama, under 7 Division area of operational responsibility, in a blocking position  early hours of Friday , cleared escaping terrorists that came through Sabsawa axis of Sambisa forest.

A statement issued by the acting Director of Army Public Relations Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman said the troops also recovered a Toyota Hilux, two AK-47 rifles with registration numbers 58006915 and KO 35839, as well as 37 rounds of 12.7mm metal linked ammunition.

It however said  one officer sustained injury during the encounter.

He is said to be  in a stable condition.