The Nigerian Army has announced that troops of Operation Desert Sanity and the Civilian Joint Task Forces neutralised terrorists of the Islamic State’s West Africa Province in Borno State.
This was confirmed by a tweet posted on the Army’s verified Twitter page, @HQNigerianArmy on Wednesday morning.
In the “ongoing offensive onslaught”, the troops destroyed camps and markets belonging to the terrorist group and also recovered weapons, among others.
The statement reads, “Ongoing offensive onslaught by troops of Operation Desert Sanity in conjunction with CJTF recorded another feat on 14 June 2022 as ISWAP terrorists were neutralized around Gurzum in Borno State. Terrorists’ markets & camps were destroyed. Weapons amongst others were recovered.”