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Troops eliminate scores of Boko Haram, ISWAP fighters in Mandara mountains, recover bomb, others
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Mon, 21 Feb 2022   ||   Nigeria,

Troops of 144 Battalion Madagali-Adamawa State have killed an

Unspecified number of Islamic State’s West Africa Province, ISWAP, and Boko Haram insurgents has been killed by Soldiers at the Mandara mountains, Cameroon–Nigeria border.

The Nigerian Army Headquarters, which made this known on Monday in a post on its verified Facebook page, said the development was sequel to an intelligence report.

The incident which occurred early hours of Monday, according to the post led to the recovery of unexploded IEDs and other dangerous weapons.

The post read, “Based on intelligence report, in the early hours of today Monday troops of 144 Battalion Madagali-Adamawa State in conjunction with Civilian JTF laid an ambush on withdrawing ISWAP/BHT after a superiority clash between the terror groups.

“Scores of terrorists were neutralized at Mandara mountains. weapons, equipment and unexploded IED were recovered.”


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