The navy says it has killed 35 suspected terrorists in Borno State, inside the final week.
That is a part of efforts to revive peace within the North East and the nation basically.
Addressing a information convention in Abuja, the Coordinator of the Defence Media Operations, Main Common John Enenche whereas confirming the demise of the terrorists says the navy together with different safety companies throughout the nation progressed satisfactorily with important successes.
“The land element of Operation Lafiya Dole performed strong operations, the troops executed a number of assaults within the terrorist hideout, repelled their assaults, places and forstalled assaults on the IDPs convey”.
Common Enenche defined that these operations led to the neutralization of armed bandits, the arrest of suspected bandits and their collaborators, rescue of kidnapped victims and recoveries of rustled cattle in addition to a big cache of arms and ammunition.
“Through the encounters, the superior energy of dwelling troops resulted within the decimation of a number of Boko Haram terrorists and ISWAP parts.
“Two, three, and eight of their fighters had been killed in contacts by the troops all in Gombe State.
“Massive ammunitions, supplies meant to provide IEDs had been captured from the terrorists”, he added.
He additional revealed that in an identical operation, the troops efficiently repelled two a number of assaults by the Boko Haram members and ISWAP, two communities in Borno State.
Common Enenche reassured Nigerians of the unwavering dedication of the Armed Forces to safe the nation for all human actions to thrive.