By Augustine Osayande
Troops of Super Camp Malamfatori from “Operation Lafiya Dole”, in continuation of the aggressive clearance operation against terrorism and other sundry crimes in the North East, have killed a top Boko Haram leader.
Confirming the report, Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, said the troops also destroyed several identified terrorists’ camps and hideouts located at Tunbun Gini, Tunbun Nbororo, Tunbun Kayoma, Tunbun Kaza, Tunbun Fulani at the fringes of Lake Chad in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno State.
He further stated that several top BHT/ISWAP terrorists commanders were killed during the successful operation including Abu Usman, Alhaji Shettima, Modu Mainok, Bukar Gana, Abu Summayya, Amir Taam and Amir Kuraish, among others.
Enenche said the Armed Forces of Nigeria, working together with other security agencies, were highly committed to ending the insurgency and other security challenges in the country.
He assured the good people of the North East of troop’s commitment to the safety of life and property within the zone.
The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, also encouraged them to continue to avail the troops with timely and credible information that would assist them in the conduct of their operations.