Scores of Boko Haram terrorist have been killed after an attack on Operation Hadin Kai in Rann the Headquarters of Kala Balge LGA of Borno State was repelled by troops of the Nigerian Army.
Speaking, the Director Army Public Relations, Mohammed Yerima, stated that the terrorist came in gun trucks and tried to infiltrate the town.
Fortunately, they met a strong resistance which made the terrorists take to their heels.
Read the full statement below;
“Barely hours into the tenure of the Chief of Army Staff Gen Faruk Yahaya, Boko Haram Terrorists attempted an audacious attack on troops of Operation Hadin Kai in Rann the Headquarters of Kala Balge LGA of Borno State. The terrorists came in their numbers mounted on gun trucks and attempted to infiltrate the main entrance to the town. The highly spirited troops were right on hand to counter the move and inflicteda humiliating defeat on the terrorists who abandoned their evil mission and took to their heels.
“The troops chased the retreating terrorist and ensured there was no further threat to the town and its residents. Troops successfully destroyed one of the gun trucks and recovered multiple weapons including one anti-aircraft gun, two machine guns and eight AK-47 rifles neutralising ten terrorists in the process.
You are kindly requested to disseminate this information to the general public through your medium.”