NIGERIA THIS WEEK ENDING JULY 10

On the 5th of July 2020, the Nigerian Army released a statement that the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole had a total of 17 encounters with the two factions of the insurgents between 1 – 30 June 2020.

Operation Lafiya Dole is a military operation aimed at restoring peace to all parts of the North East and other parts of the country that are affected by the insurgency.

The encounters resulted in the killing of 75 Boko Haram and ISWAP fighters, capturing of 9 and rescuing of 18 women and 16 children from captivity.

Unfortunately, during these encounters, the military lost one officer, and the wounded one is recuperating at a military medical facility.

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