07 September, 2013

50 Boko Haram Members Killed in Borno State

50 Boko Haram members were confirmed dead after a gun battle with the military in Borno State on Thursday September 5th.

Confirming killing the Boko Haram members, spokesman of the 7 Division of the Nigerian army in Gajiram and Bulabulin Ngabura communities in Nganzai and Konduga local government areas of Borno State.

“The troops pursued the terrorists to their camp with air support about 50 terrorists were killed in a shootout. Subsequently the villages have been rescued from the fangs of the insurgents. At the moment, the Five Brigade troops are pursuing the remnants of the fleeing gunmen by blocking all possible exit routes,” Musa said.

The exact number of civilian casualty is not known.

I think Nigeria is beginning to get a hold of Boko Haram, we will soon get over this menace.


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