A successful raiding o the Boko Haram sect in a village in Borno has been carried out by the Nigerian Army in collaboration with others.
For the Army, it is heartwarming to know that no soldier was killed in the process.
The Army further listed some of the items recovered from the Boko Haram sect.
The Nigerian Army, on Sunday, September 8, announced it successfully cleared the Gworege village in Dikwa local government area, Borno state of Boko Haram terrorists.
In a statement by Col Sagir Musa, acting spokesperson of the Army, the successful raiding of the terrorists followed credible information from the locals about their presence.
The statement obtained by Our Agency said troops of the 22 Brigade/Super Camp Dikwa, in conjunction with the Civilian Joint Task Force (C-JTF), local vigilantes and hunters, conducted the successful raid and clearance operation.
It added that after a search on the village, the soldiers recovered:
1. 6 x AK 47 Rifles
2. 66 x 7.62 MM ammunition
“No soldier was killed, wounded or missing in action. Unfortunately, a hunter was wounded, is receiving treatment at the 22 Brigade medical center in Dikwa, he has been stabilized and is fast recovering,” it said adding that many of the terrorists “met their waterloo during the encounter.”