Troops have killed several top BHT/ISWAP terrorists commanders during a successful operation that led to the destruction of several identified camps and hideouts located at Tunbun Gini, Tunbun Nbororo, Tunbun Kayoma, Tunbun Kaza, Tunbun Fulani at the fringes of Lake Chad in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno State.
Major General John Enenche
Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, said in a statement that the leaders killed include Abu Usman, Alhaji Shettima, Modu Mainok, Bukar Gana, Abu Summayya, Amir Taam and Amir Kuraish among others.
The DMO said 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.
He further assured the good people of the North East of troop’s commitment to the safety of lives and property within the zone.
He urged them to continue to avail the troops with timely and credible information that will assist them in the conduct of their operations.