Army recovers arms, ammunitions in Gamboru

Troops of the Nigerian Army have recovered a cache of arms and ammunitions while conducting raids at Gamboru town, Borno State.

According to a statement by the Army Spokesman, Colonel Sani Usman, “the troops recovered 3 AK-56 rifles and 2 AK-L rifles with registration numbers;  AK-L-AGB 1172, AK-L PU2879, AK-56-2556688, AK-56-22622832 and AK-56-22622315, respectively. They also recovered 235 rounds of 7.62mm (Special) ammunition and 7 AK-56 rifle magazines”.

The Nigerian Army commended the good citizens that alerted the military for the timely and useful information that led to this recovery.

“This is the type of cooperation and support we always require from citizens of this country to enable us clear the remnants of the boko haram terrorists”.

The Army also reiterated the need for Nigerians to be more vigilant, security conscious and report any suspicious movements or persons to the nearest security agency.

PR/Nnenna.O