Boko Haram members
Boko Haram members

Boko Haram Terrorists Surrender in Borno

At least 32 Boko Haram terrorists have willingly surrendered to the Nigerian Army troops at different locations
in the theatre Borno State.

Among them was one Mallam Ibrahim Lawal who surrendered and also handed over one AK 47 rifle with two magazines containing 59 rounds of 7.62mm (special) ammunition.

The surrendered terrorists are currently undergoing interrogation and will be handed over to the appropriate authority on completion.

In another development, troops of 112 Task Force Battalion deployed in operation LAFIYA DOLE on 30 June 2018 while on clearance patrol to Anadawa village of Borno State neutralised five Boko Haram terrorists following a tip off.

Items recovered include:

a. One AK 47 rifle.

b. One magazine.

c. Four rounds of 7.62mm (special) ammunition.

d. Four Dane guns.

Similarly, troops repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists at Banki in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State.

Unfortunately two civilians lost their lives while three others sustained injuries.

One AK 47 rifle was recovered from the terrorists during the encounter.

The public is advised once more to report any suspicious movements or activities to the law enforcement agents.

Brigadier General
Director Army Public Relations


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