Army captures Boko Haram terrorists in Borno
The Nigerian army says it has captured Boko Haram terrorists in Mallam factory, northern part of Borno state.
Acting director, army public relations colonel Sani Usman said in a statement that the operation was carried out by troops of operation lafiya dole and multinational joint task force as part of operation Gama Aiki.
The statement noted that the terrorist were captured after a fierce battle closely covered by air operation.
It added that the troops killed several of the Boko haram terrorists in the resulting encounter and subsequently had to withdraw to a vintage position. Meanwhile, the operation is continuing to capture the remnants of the terrorists.