NAF neutralises Boko Haram terrorists, destroys logistic facilities in Borno



By Lesley Muosowo Otu

Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole, on Thursday in Sambisa area of Borno, neutralised some Boko insurgents and destroyed their logistic facilities.

Spokesperson of , DHQ, Major Gen. John Enenche in a statement on Friday, said air strike, along with ground operations, was conducted following intelligence reports that terrorists were planning to launch attacks against nearby troops’

“Recent aerial surveillance missions had also shown significant terrorist activities in the area whilst identifying some compounds housing the fighters and their logistics items. 

“Consequently, the Air Task Force dispatched its fighter jets to attack the location. The Air Force (NAF) jets, taking turns to engage the area, scored accurate bomb and rocket strikes, resulting in the of some of the structures as well as the killing of several terrorists.

“The Armed Forces of Nigeria will continue to sustain the offensive against the enemies of the Country, until peace and normalcy are restored in all parts of Nigeria”, the statement reads.