Nigerian troops in bullish mood prepare to swing into action in Nigeria’s Far Northeast
14 October, 2015
The Nigerian Army also informed that troops of 5 Brigade ambushed the suspected Boko Haram terrorists that attacked military location and Geidam town last week. They were ambushed while returning from an attack on Gajiram near Ngollom village.
“The troops killed 10 Boko Haram terrorists and wounded some. The troops also recovered 1 Anti Aircraft Gun, 5 AK 47 rifles, 1 Fabrique Nationale rifle, 2 Machine Guns and 1 Light Machine Gun. Other weapons and equipment recovered include a Rocket Propelled Grenade Tube, 8 AK 47 rifle magazines, 1 x Toyota Landcruiser, 2 belts of 7.62mm (NATO) with 150 and 180 rounds of ammunition respectively,” the statement said.