Chris Steven, Abuja
Troops of 103 Battalion, 7 Division, Nigerian Army of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on Friday rescued four women and six children from Boko Haram terrorists, in Borno state.
A statement by the Director Army Public Relations, Sani Kukasheka Usman said the rescue operation took place with the help of some Civilian JTF at ,
Gombole, Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State.
” During the operation, the troops neutralized a number of Boko Haram terrorists hiding in the area.
They also discovered and destroyed an Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) factory located at the village. The team further recovered 3 motorcycles, 4 primed Suicide Vests and 4 stolen military desert camouflage.
They rescued four females and six children from the terrorists. Unfortunately, a soldier sustained injury and he was evacuated by Nigerian Air Force. The soldier is in stable condition, ” the statement reads