The Nigerian Army says the cleaning up of remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in the Northeast, is yielding positive results.
Theatre Commander of the Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Lucky Irabor, stated this at the army’s weekly briefing in Maiduguri.
He said the army has intercepted a letter written by the terrorist group seeking support in arms and ammunition.
According to him, on the 14th of January, troops recovered general purpose machine gun, AK 47 rifles, more than 2, 000 rounds of ammunition, RPG bombs, among others from the insurgents.
Five Boko Haram members were killed including two who were suicide bombers.
Also on January 23, nine Boko Haram terrorists were killed.