Boko Haram: Military sustains clearance operations

By The Citizen

The 29 Task Force Brigade troops have also been busy  conducting clearing operations on the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in their area of operations with remarkable success.

Within the last two days the units under the Brigade cleared the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists hibernating in the following areas;   Abukarti, Baradili, Borgozo, Gaijaribul Abukar, kolomi, Marguba, Umarumi and Yasori 1 and 2.

The gallant troops also recovered several items including 1 single barrel gun, motorcycles, drums and bags of millet and  dead cattle that ran into Improvised Explosive Device (IED) buried by the Boko Haram terrorists.

Similarly, the troops detonated an IED in one of the buildings at Yasori.

It was equally discovered that prior to the clearance, the terrorists have also been frequenting Borgozo general area which  they used as harbour and staging area when conducting their nefarious activities.