NAF Destroys Boko Haram Hideouts At Magumeri in Borno State
- December 6, 2017
The Nigerian Air Force says its fighter jets have destroyed Boko Haram hideouts in Magumeri, Borno state killing an unspecified number of insurgents.
It said the Nigerian Air Force successfully neutralised a large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists in Magumeri. Fighter aircraft were detailed to carry out interdiction on the target, in quick succession.
The Alpha Jet aircraft attacked the target with bombs, killing the insurgents and setting some structures ablaze,” said spokesman, Air Vice Marshal Olatokunbo Adesanya in a statement in Abuja.
He added that in a separate attack NAF successfully neutralised another large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists in Gobara, 15km northwest of Gwoza.
The strike resulted in the immediate destruction of the target building, killing all the terrorists inside it.