The Nigerian Army has said troops of Sector 3 Operation Lafiya Dole in conjunction with 82 Task Force Battalion in continuation of its offensive against the insurgents have killed several Boko Haram Terrorists and recovered livestock belonging to the villagers in Gesada village, Guzamala Local Government Area Borno State.
The operation followed a tip off that the Terrorists were in the village to rustle livestocks and extort money.
Following the success of the operation, the troops recovered some  live stocks and two AK 47 rifles.
A statement by the director Army public relations Brig Gen. Texas Chukwu said the troops also returned 147 livestock recovered from Boko Haram terrorists in Matasari village to their owners.
The statement added that the livestock were returned after proper screening and confirmation  by the Bulama and Civilian Joint Task Force in Jentilo village of Kukawa Local Government Area