Troops of Operation Hadin Kai have killed 14 terrorist. Involved in the killing is Abu Hassan, a Commander (Munzir) of the Jama’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l jihad (Boko Haram) terrorist group. This happened in an encounter in the Mafia axis of Borno State.

Sources disclosed that the terrorist were killed after a gunner in the troops patrol convoy opened fire at the fleeing terrorist position with an Anti Air Craft gun. This actually resulted in the neutralization of 14 terrorists.

Zagozala Makama, who is the Counter Insurgency Expert and Security Analyst confirmed the offensive. He noted that Abu Hassan, a Commander that led the robbery mission and 13 other fighters were killed by the troops.

“One of the terrorist that was communicating with a commander in the camp of Abu Iklima, was heard saying that the infidels. Which refers to the troops, have killed 13 of our Mujahedeens and this includes Abu Hassan.

“Someone among the troops fired us while we are withdrawing from the battle field in Ngowom. We are on our way with the corpses. We are coming to Gaizuwa.”

Abu Hassan has slept (dead); some of our fighters were also wounded, we may require emergency medical interventions. Please be on standby,” he said.

The source mentioned that the terrorist were yet to arrive Gaizuwa, in Bama as at 10:44 Hours on Tuesday November 15th 2022.