Chris Steven, Abuja
The Nigerian Army troops fighting terrorists in the North East continued its impressive run against the Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday when it countered members of the sect at a primary school in Duwabafi village, Borno state.
A statement issued by Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations said Nigerian troops from 243 Battalion, 5 Brigade Nigerian Army on fighting patrol encountered some suspected elements of Boko Haram terrorists holed up at the Primary School.
“There was heavy exchange of gunfire in which the patrol killed 4 suspected Boko Haram terrorists, recovered 2 AK-47 rifles, 4 various sizes of solar energy panels, several types of drugs and 5 motorcycles.
The patrol has returned to base and further restrategizing for more onslaught on all remaining vestiges of Boko Haram elements within the area.” The statement said