2 Boko Haram Terrorists have been captured by Troops of 195 Battalion, Sector 1 Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK), in conjunction with Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) during a clearance operation within Muna general area of Borno state.
A statement signed by the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu indicates that the vigilant troops, who left no stone unturned during the operation, combed the entire area, destroying several identified terrorists camps.
He said the troops came in contact with terrorists at Labe Village, who attempted fleeing but were swiftly intercepted.
Assorted items and utensils meant for BHT replenishment including one hand grenade, one axe, one vehicle, five bicycles, two mobile phones (Techno and Infinix) and some quantity of Petroleum, Oil and Lubricant were recovered from the BHT logistics suppliers, Nwachukwu added.
Also, the troops recovered large quantity of psychedelic and sex enhancement drugs, pesticides and insecticides, as well as food stuff, amongst others.
The Chief of Army Staff, Major General Faruk Yahaya who urged the troops to sustain the aggressive posture of the operation in order to ensure they clear terrorists’ enclaves and dominate the general area also commended them for the feat.