Nigerian Army Kills Boko Haram Spy In Borno

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Updated July 17, 2016

Nigerian ArmyThe patrol team of 157 Task Force Battalion, 7 Brigade, on Monday ambushed and killed a Boko Haram terrorist spy at Barwati village, Kukawa Local Government Area.

The insurgent, who was on reconnaissance mission to infiltrate the troops’ position, was killed while trying to gain entry into military location.

A statement by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman, also said “the team recovered 1 AK-47 rifle, 59 rounds of 7.62mm (Special) ammunition, one 40mm x 46mm BGL2 grenade, 1 bandolier and 3 AK-47 rifle magazines from him.

“he troops have intensified vigilance and high level of alertness as they continued with efforts of clearing the remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists in their Area of Responsibility”, he said.