Nigerian Army troops are currently engaged in a fierce battle with boko haram terrorists in Kareto, Borno State.
The Army made this known on its official twitter handle on Monday morning.
Please be informed that our troops are currently engaged in fierce battle with Boko Haram terrorists at Kareto, Northern Borno. Details soon
— Nigerian Army (@HQNigerianArmy) April 18, 2016
It would be recalled that the Army had on Sunday, 17th April announced the recovery of a large cache of arms and ammunitions after taking over boko haram’s underground armoury.
The patrol team also cleared remnants of boko haram terrorists that were dislodged from Alagarno forest hibernating at Kadari, Camp Abu Fatima and Gursum.
Troops of 7 Division Strike Group Team B and 22 Task Force Brigade also conducted a simultaneous dawn raid on suspected boko haram terrorists hideouts at Biggoro, Warpaya and Aura, North of Kumshe in Bama Local Government Area on Sunday.