Troops on Operation Lafiya Dole stationed at Darul Jamel, parts of Borno State, yesterday evening successfully repelled an attempted attack on their location by remnants of Boko Haram terrorists. The terrorists attempted to storm the troops location at about 10.00pm, but the troops killed several of them including two senior commanders that led the attack.
The troops recovered 1 Light Machine Gun (LMG) with Registration number 56M-1101229, 1 AK-47 Rifle Magazine, Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) Bomb and 1 top cover of an AK-47 Rifle. Other items recovered include 395 Rounds of 7.62mm (NATO) ammunition and 15 rounds of 5.5mm by .45 ammunition. See graphic photos below;