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Dozens Killed As ISWAP Intercepts Boko Haram Insurgents On Robbery Mission In Borno

Dozens of terrorists have been killed after Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) on Thursday intercepted late Abubakar Shekau Boko Haram faction on a robbery mission in Borno.

The fight, which happened between Dikwa and Bama local government areas, led to the killing of a commander simply identified as “Kundu” and dozens of fighters.

Kundu and his team were reportedly on a robbery mission when the ISWAP intercepted them on six motorcycles, each conveying three fighters.

Zagazola Makama, a security analyst and a counter insurgency in Lake Chad confirmed the fight to Daily Trust.

He said, “A heavy fight ensued between the terrorists resulting to dozens of casualties on the side of the Boko Haram terrorists, while few ISWAP terrorists were wounded.

“The Boko Haram terrorists took to their heels leaving their motorcycles to the ISWAP terrorists.” 

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