25, November 2016
28 Boko Haram terrorists were killed in Sirdawala some 8 km inside Nigeria by Cameroon elite troops acting under the banner of the Joint Multinational Force. Cameroon Concord News learnt that the militants were killed on the night of the 22nd and 23rd of November 2016 following intelligence provided by Nigerian special forces operating in the area.
Cameroon government spokesman and communication minister who confirmed the report during a press briefing on Thursday also revealed that 2 assault rifles, 2 fragmentation grenades, 8 boxes of mines, hundreds of ammunition, arches, sabers, spears, arrows, axes, knives, fighting suits, 5 motorcycles, various objects used in the manufacture of explosive devices, as well as propaganda vehicles of the terrorist group were recovered.
By Sonne Peter