Troops of 28 Brigade on Operation Lafiya Dole on 11 April 2018, while on clearance patrol in conjunction with hunters and vigilantes to Jaje, Borno State, had an encounter with some boko haram terrorists.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu.
Chukwu said three members of the boko haram terrorists were neutralised during the exchange of fire.
He said troops also rescued 33 family members of boko haram terrorists comprising 15 women, six boys and 12 girls adding that their houses and properties were however destroyed.
The director urged the public to be vigilant and to report any suspected movements to the security agencies.
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