Nigerian troops engaged in the ongoing ‘Operation Crackdown,’ have intensified their offensive deep inside the Sambisa Forest to rout the remaining Boko Haram enclaves.
The Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), Col. Sani Usman, in a statement yesterday, said the troops of 21 Brigade, 7 Division, had sustained their offensive operations against the terrorists still hiding in the infamous forest.
Usman said the troops on Sunday, cleared four villages in the terrorists’ enclave which included Bala Karege, Goske, Harda and the famous Markas 3.
He disclosed that there was no encounter with the terrorists in all the villages as they seem to have abandoned their huts and ran away. Read more