Insecurity

Boko Haram kill scores of ISWAP, lost 3 in a reprisal battle

Boko Haram kill scores of ISWAP, lost 3 in a reprisal battle

Advertisement

By Zagazola Makama

The Jamā’at Ahlil Sunnah lid-Da’wah wal-Jihād, aka Boko Haram, have carried out a reprisal attack against the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP), killing scores of them in Konduga Local Government Area in Borno State.

It was gathered that the Boko Haram terrorists who in recent times suffered unprecedented defeat from its ISWAP counterpart, coordinated the raid on Oct 24, at  Bole and Yale camps of the ISWAP.

Recalled that the ISWAP had in a silent operation during the Weeke stormed the home of Boko Haram insurgents in Gajibo, a town 95km northeast of Maiduguri, Borno state capital, and eliminated  six Boko Haram whom they declared as “infidels”.

An Intelligence source told Zagazola Makama, a Counter-Insurgency expert and Security Analyst in Lake Chad, that the Boko Haram terrorists who vowed to revenge the killings of its Mujahedeens dispatched 60 fighters from Abu-Iklima’s camp to attack ISWAP.

The sources said that the Boko Haram fighters overrun the ISWAP insurgents, killing scores of them and recovering their weapons,motorcycles, money and other items, after a serious battle.

He said “The Boko Haram outnumbered  the ISWAP as they were firing from three different positions.

“They also later raised the makeshift houses of the ISWAP after making a sizeable numbers of them to retreat amidst the  intensive gun battle.
“But as the Boko Haram were returning from the attack, the ISWAP laid an ambush against them and killed 3 of them while others retreated,”he said.

Dear Reader,
Every day, we strive to bring the most accurate, up-to-date, and complete information to our readers like you. It requires money to produce good journalism. We're asking for your help today to help us do more. Your contribution ensures that Metro Times can continue to provide good journalism to people all over the world. 

READ MORE:  Police kills suspected IPOB/ESN member in Imo, recovers arms
Donate or sign up for as little as N1,000 to become a member. Learn more about our membership here

Bank transfers can be made to:
Union Bank Plc
0139921998
Micnaij Media Ltd


Inquiries:
Email: info@metrotimesonline.com
Whatsapp: +234 701 162 0455