The Nigeria Army has discovered a grave yard used by Boko Haram terrorists to bury some of their members.
According to Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman in a statement on Sunday, January 15 said the graves were discovered by troops on Operation Lafiya Dole.
He said the troops also recovered explosives and ammunition concealed by the terrorists.
Read the statement below:
“Troops of 119 Task Force Battalion of 7 Brigade Nigerian Army on Operation LAFIYA DOLE while on mop up and clearance patrol today, came across graves of Boko Haram terrorists that escaped with gun shot wounds and died after an encounter on 13th January 2017 and buried in shallow graves.
“Similarly, the troops recovered a 36 Hand Grenade and one 12.7 X 108mm round of ammunition concealed by the terrorists.
“The troops have continued their patrols by dominating the general area of Baga, Kangarwa and Dogonchikun with a view to intercepting fleeing Boko Haram terrorists.”