Within the decided efforts to wipe out remnants of Boko Haram terrorists that now goes by the appellation of Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), the gallant troops of the newly shaped Nigerian Military Particular Forces Command (NASFC), Operation LAFIYA DOLE.
Given the terrorists that attacked troops location in Baga a bloody nostril. The triumphant troops, notably the extremely revered 707 Particular Forces Brigade which is the vanguard of the nice exploit, dealt the decisive blow that neutralised a number of terrorists alongside that axis regardless of prior warning to them by some unpatriotic components.
The Particular Forces commenced clearance operations on 28th December 2018, the place they cleared Zare, Gudumbali, Kukawa and Cross Kauwa with none resistance from suspected terrorists. Nonetheless, at Cross Kauwa, the unlucky ISWAP terrorists made a pricey mistake of elevating their ugly heads. In skilled vogue the troops exploited the scenario to immediately and decisively neutralise the insurgents and captured some gear.
Although among the terrorists tried to infiltrate troops camp at Monguno, the gallant troops lured them and neutralised lots of them and recovered some arms and ammunition.
The troops who’re in excessive spirit had since linked up with different forces in Baga the place they cleared the Naval Base and the encircling areas. Sadly, within the course of, the Particular Forces misplaced one officer and a soldier, whereas 5 different troopers sustained accidents.
The stays of the 2 fallen heroes and the wounded have since been evacuated. The injured troopers are in steady situation and receiving medical consideration. The troops at the moment are busy consolidating and clearing vestiges of the terrorists throughout the northern Borno State axis with particular emphasis on the Lake Chad area.
The Particular Forces attained these nice strides in shut operational synergy with Air Job Power of the Nigerian Air Power who gave Intelligence and shut air help by bombarding the ISWAP terrorists. The excellent and dare satan exploits of the NAF’s pilots gave extra braveness and fireplace energy to the troops. Equally, the Nigerian Navy Particular Forces weren’t neglected of this gallant efforts.
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Thanks to your form cooperation.
SANI KUKASHEKA USMAN
Director Military Public Relations
10th January 2019
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