The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has said that 50 terrorists were killed in Kawuri, Borno state.
The Nigerian Army has reportedly scored a victory against Boko Haram as 50 insurgents were killed during a raid today.
The operation took place today September 6, 2014 in the Kawuri area of Borno state and the news was disclosed by the Defence Headquarters via its Twitter handle @DefenceInfoNG
The tweets read as follows:
UPDATE: Over 50 terrorists died this afternoon as troops raided their hideout in Kawuri before setting out on a planned attack on Konduga /1
….1 Fabricated Artillery Gun, 2 Anti – Aircraft gun, an armoured vehicle and assorted types of ammunition were captured in the process /2
Some hardware, weapons, food items and personal belongings were also destroyed in the #KawuriRaid /3
One (1) Officer and Two (2) Soldiers were seriously wounded