Nigerian army reports that they have killed a ‘wanted’ Boko Haram terrorist. The slain terror leader is serial number 95 the ‘‘Nigerian Army Wanted List of 100 Boko Haram terrorist leaders.’
This was disclosed via a statement released by army spokesperson, Colonel Sani Usman on Friday, March 11, 2016, he said the army sprang an ambush in an area used by Boko Haram to transport logistics on Thursday resulting in the death of the terrorist..
“Troops of 7 Multinational Joint Task Force Brigade Quick Response Group (QRG) stationed in Baga and 118 Task Force Battalion, sprang an ambush along Daban Masara axis used by Boko Haram terrorists elements to convey logistics on Thursday.”
“At the encounter, one of the suspected wanted Boko Haram terrorists leaders who is serial number 95 on the first Nigerian Army wanted list of 100 Boko Haram terrorists leaders, was fatally wounded in the exchange of fire.”
“He later gave up while receiving medical attention at the base, while other members of his team escaped with gunshot wounds.”