Nigerian Army of Operation Lafiya Dole Crushed Fleeing Terrorists at Goniri in Yobe State
- February 12, 2018
The Nigerian Army has said that its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in continuation of operation Deep Puch 11 against Boko Haram crushed fleeing terrorists in Goneri area of Yobe State northeast Nigeria.
Director Army Public Relations, Brig Gen Sani Kukashekau Usman stated this to newsmen in Maiduguri, said so many ammunition including Anti-aircraft gun were recovered from the fleeing insurgents while two soldiers who sustained minor injuries are currently receiving treatment in the Brigade Ambulance.
He said because of the ongoing clearance operations through Operation DEEP PUNCH II in Operation LAFIYA DOLE, some desperate Boko Haram terrorists attempting to escape the theatre operation through one of the formidable blocking positions in Goniri, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.
The terrorists in attempt to penetrate through the troops lying in wait were mercilessly trashed adding troops destroyed their Vehicle-borne Improvised Explosive Devices neutralized quite a number and wounded several other escaping Boko Haram terrorists.