Boko Haram terrorists are reportedly fleeing their camps abandoning their vehicles and food items at at Kotambe Kote and Jere axis, Borno state.
This was made known by Colonel Sani Usman, the spokesman for the Nigerian army through PR Nigeria.
The statement reads:
“The military offensive against the Boko Haram terrorists is becoming more unbearable on them as they flee their camps abandoning vehicles, flags and foodstuffs at Kotambe Kote and Jere axis.
“In a related development, troops of 101 Battalion along with members of Nigeria Police Explosive Ordinance Device (EOD) team, today successfully detonated two bicycles laden with primed improvised explosive devices at Awaisari village near Alou Dam.”
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It should be recalled that earlier this year President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the newly appointed service chiefs to eliminate insurgency in the northeast.
In a renewed offensive against terrorists, the troops have carried out numerous successful operations, including rescue of captives, storming camps, blocking supplies, detonating bombs and arresting Boko Haram key figures.