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Air Task Force Neutralises Insurgents In Borno

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has neutralised several insurgents and no fewer than 3 gun trucks destroyed at Mainok in Borno State North-East Nigeria.

According to a statement by the Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, the air operation was executed on 12 January 2021, sequel to intelligence reports indicating that the Boko Haram Terrorists in several gun trucks, were traversing the Jakana-Mainok axis of the State.

The Air Task Force helicopter gunships engage the convoy of the Terrorist gun trucks and logistics vehicles delivering accurate hits in the target area which resulted in the destruction of 3 of the Boko Haram Terrorist vehicles, some of which was seen engulfed in flames.

Several of the terrorists were eliminated in the process.

The Armed Forces of Nigeria continues to reassure Nigerians that it will not relent until all enemies of the nation are neutralised and normalcy is restored to all troubled zones of the country.

Source: Voice of Nigeria