PHOTOS: Troops Destroy Boko Haram Bomb Factory
Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have destroyed a Boko Haram Improvised Explosive Device (IED) making-factory.
Deputy Director of Public Relations at the Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, who revealed this on Wednesday, said several terrorists were also killed during the operation.
According to him, the troops closely supported by the Nigerian Air Force exploited deep into the far ends of Camp Zairo on Tuesday and aggressively carried out an offensive against insurgents defending a major IED making factory.
The gallant soldiers successfully engaged the terrorists, demobilised their vehicle-borne IEDs and killed quite a number of them, as well as captured the IED making factory and made some recoveries.
See photos of recovered items below: