Six people shot dead as Military Troops ambush Boko Haran Terrorists
Six members of the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram have been reportedly killed in an ambush laid by Troops of Operation Desert Sanity, Operation Hadin Kai.
According to reports, the terrorists were killed on Tuesday when the troops in collaboration with Civilian Joint Task Force, conducted a successful ambush in Kayamla Village near Maiduguri, the restive capital of Borno State.
An Intelligence Officer told Zagazola Makama, a Security Analyst and Counter Insurgency Expert in the Lake Chad that the marauding terrorists were those escaping from massive military onslaught in Boko Haram enclaves.
The source said that they usually come to the areas to terrorise farmers and sometimes kidnap them for ransom.
He said the troops had intensified offensives against the terrorists, their collaborators and logistics’ suppliers.