The continued subsidiary operation within the North East Theatre of Operation codenamed ‘Operation KANTANA JIMLAN’ being performed as a part of the conclusive section of Operation LAFIYA DOLE tends already to be recording monumental successes.
The operation which is being performed preparatory to the ultimate routing of Boko Haram Terroritsts (BHT) and ISWAP criminals from the Nigeria by the troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE and coordinated by the Chief of Military Employees Lieutenant Normal Tukur Yusuf Buratai has intensified on numerous fronts particularly throughout the Timbuktu triangle, leaving the legal components and their management in full disarray and thus setting the situations for the graduation of the ultimate assault on their evil enclaves and hideouts.
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In a communique on Monday, Main Normal John Enenche who’s coordinator of Defence Media Operations on the Defence Headquarters, famous that some escaping insurgents not too long ago met their deaths after encountering gallant troops of the military.
Main Normal Enenche acknowledged that “a number of BHT/ISWAP targets had been acquired and engaged with precision by Nigerian Military Artillery Regiments of Operation LAFIYA DOLE throughout your complete Theatre thus delivering correct hearth on the criminals who had been seen fleeing in disarray.
“In certainly one of such coordinated artillery bombardments performed between 1st and 2nd Might, 2020 across the Timbuktu Triangle common space by the Offensive Help Group of Operation KANTANA JIMLAN, 7 Boko Haram Gun Vans had been destroyed whereas 78 BHT/ISWAP fighters had been killed as confirmed by each aerial and human intelligence.”
In the meantime, throughout the similar interval, one other profitable artillery engagement to Buk in Damboa LGA of Borno State resulted within the killing of an extra 56 Boko Haram Terrorists.
It was gathered that performing on intelligence that a lot of BHT members had been converging on the location which they erroneously thought of as being protected from aerial bombardment, the gallant troops of the Nigerian Military Artillery Regiments acquired and engaged the situation with lethal precision, inflicting heavy casualties on them.
In response to the Protection Headquarters, solely a handful of the terrorists escaped the situation with gun shot wounds, with little possibilities of survival.
In a associated growth, 16 excessive profile Boko Haram informants are stated to have fallen into the troops’ dragnet throughout the final 2 weeks.
“The arrest of such high profile BHT informants significantly dislocated the criminals’ information and supply chains and equally dislocating their communication”, notes Main Normal Enenche who believes that because the gallant troops proceed to overwhelm the legal components on all fronts, it’s fairly obvious that the times of the Boko Haram sect are certainly numbered.
In the meantime, the Chief of Military Employees, Lieutenant Normal Tukur Yusuf Buratai who has been within the Theatre with the troops for the previous 5 weeks congratulated the gallant troops for his or her resilience, braveness and dedication to the noble explanation for defending the nation in opposition to the legal components.
He additional urged them to stay centered and ruthless as they take the battle to the fleeing remnants of the enemies of the nation.