Nigerian troops rescue 43 kidnapped people, recover 500 cows from Boko Haram – Official

FILE PHOTO: A Nigerian soldier pull down a Boko Haram flag as a mark of victory
FILE PHOTO: A Nigerian soldier pull down a Boko Haram flag as a mark of victory

The Nigerian military has rescued 43 abducted persons and recovered 500 cows from fleeing Boko Haram terrorists in Mafa.

The military operation for the mission occurred Sunday morning after eight suspected Boko Haram terrorists abducted some cattle rearers and livestock at gunpoint at Dalakalari general area, Mafa Local Government Area.

Some well meaning people informed the military who swung into action and pursued the terrorists.

The terrorists, sensing danger, ran and abandoned the livestock just before Panamri village and ran away.

The troops were able to rescue 43 persons and 500 cows taken by the terrorists.

The victims and the recovered cows have been handed over to the local authorities.

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  • Otile

    Each time Buhari commits padding, perjury, or plagiarism he sends troops somewhere to attack civilians and claim victory. We understand why they are claiming this imaginary rescue victory. If not to cover up the fallout of the bad plagiarism, one would ask – why now, why announce the victory on this holy day?

    • Epsilon_Delta

      Or he will discover fresh billions in someones account!

  • Realitytalk

    God almighty will continue to be with you guys and protect you also as you are fighting to keeo the country safe