Air Force Bombs New Boko Haram Settlement In Borno, Many Terrorists Killed

January 2, 2021
46 Views
Airstrike

Airstrike

Boko Haram fighters have met a deadly end after their new settlement was destroyed in Borno.

The air raid was carried out by the Air Task Force of the Operation Lafiya Dole.

According to a statement issued on Saturday by the Coordinator Defence Media Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major-General, John Enenche, the latest feat was achieved on January 1 at Mana Waji of the state.

“Air interdiction missions being conducted by the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole have continued to deal decisive blows on terrorist elements operating in the North East Zone of the Country with the elimination of Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) and destruction of their structures and logistics store,” the statement read in part.

“The airstrikes, which were executed employing a force package of Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets and helicopter gunships, were carried out after series of aerial surveillance missions revealed that the new settlement was being used to store their weapons and logistics items and as well as plan and stage attacks. On sighting the NAF aircraft, the insurgents were seen fleeing the location.

“Consequently, in a preemptive move, the NAF attack aircraft engaged the new location in successive passes, leading to the destruction of some of the structures and logistics stores. Several insurgents were also neutralized in the process”.

You may be interested

Police say no helicopter crash in Bauchi
News
1 views
News
1 views

Police say no helicopter crash in Bauchi

Webby - January 27, 2022

/* custom css */ .tdi_59.td-a-rec{ text-align: center; }.tdi_59 .td-element-style{ z-index: -1; }.tdi_59.td-a-rec-img{ text-align: left; }.tdi_59.td-a-rec-img img{ margin: 0 auto 0…

UAE lifts ban on travelers from 12 African countries
News
4 views
News
4 views

UAE lifts ban on travelers from 12 African countries

Webby - January 27, 2022

FILE PIC: Kenya national carrier, Kenya Airways plane. /AP FILE PIC: Kenya national carrier, Kenya Airways plane. /AP The United…

Aquaman Star, Jason Momoa Spotted Living In Van After Split From Wife, Lisa Bonet
Celebrities
Celebrities

Aquaman Star, Jason Momoa Spotted Living In Van After Split From Wife, Lisa Bonet

Webby - January 27, 2022

Hollywood actor, Jason Momoa has been spotted living out of a camper van parked at his friend’s yard after his…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.