By Tobias Lengnan Dapam
The Nigerian military said its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, has killed several top Boko Haram terrorists and destroyed several identified terrorists’ camps and hideouts located at fringes of Lake Chad in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno State.
The areas included; Tunbun Gini, Tunbun Nbororo, Tunbun Kayoma, Tunbun Kaza and Tunbun Fulani.
The military in a statement issued yesterday by Major General, John Enenche, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, said some of the terrorists commanders killed during the successful operation included; Abu Usman, Alhaji Shettima, Modu Mainok, Bukar Gana, Abu Summayya, Amir Taam and Amir Kuraish among others.
“The Armed Forces of Nigeria working together with other security agencies are highly committed to ending the insurgency and other security challenges in the country. While the good people of the North East are once again assured of troop’s commitment to the safety of lives and property within the zone, they are also encouraged to continue to avail the troops with timely and credible information that will assist them in the conduct of their operations.”