Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed at Forward Operation Base Mainok, at the early hours of Sunday ambushed suspected Boko Haram terrorists along a track route leading to Alagarno forest.

A statement from Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, Director Army Public Relations said, “They were ferrying logistics items to their colleagues. The ambush team neutralized 2 Boko Haram terrorists and recovered their weapons, 2 motorcycles, Jerry cans and grounded guinea corn.”

“The troops successfully disconnected and recovered them,” he said.