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Troops liberate Borno community

02 November 2015, 06:51Augustine Osaynade

Abuja - Four suspected Boko Haram terrorists have been killed as troops seized Boko Haram camps at Duwadafi Primary School in Borno State.

Acting spokesman of the Nigerian Army, Col. Sani Usman, confirmed the breakthrough.

He said incontinuation with the fight against Boko Haram terrorists, troops of 243 Battalion, 5 Brigade Nigerian Army on fighting patrol encountered some suspected elements of Boko Haram terrorists holed up at a Primary School in Duwabafi village, Borno State.

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"There was heavy exchange of gunfire in which the patrol killed four suspected Boko Haram terrorists,” Usman said.

The Army spokesman added that AK-47 rifles, various sizes of solar energy panels, several types of drugs and motorcycles were recovered during the operation.

He said the patrol has returned to base and further re-strategizing for more onslaughts on all remaining vestiges of Boko Haram elements within the area.

- CAJ News

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