The fight against the terrorist group Boko Haram has received another braved applaud from the Nigeria Air Force (NIA).
The NIA ensured that all efforts and strategies adopted by the terrorists Boko Haram group to reorganized the group and rebuild one of its command logistics base has been thwarted by the NIA fighter jets that destroyed the new logistics base command.
Director of Nigeria Air Force (NIA), Public Relations, Air Commodore Adetokumbo Adesanya disclosed that the logistics base command was unraveled by NIA Air surveillance jet with its mission on to the Sambisa Forest in Borno state. He further said as follows that
“On 16th May 2017, the Nigerian Air Force Component of Operation Lafiya Dole conducted an Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission in the Sambisa general area, as part of ongoing efforts to clear the area of remnants of the Boko Haram Terrorists group.
“During the ISR mission, a black vehicle and some Boko Haram Terrorists were seen on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest.
“A confirmatory ISR mission on 17 May 2017 revealed that the Boko Haram Terrorists are attempting to build a logistics base in the location.
“Accordingly, Nigerian Air Force fighter aircraft were immediately called in to carry out strikes on the location.
“Subsequent battle damage assessment revealed that some of the structures and vehicles in the location were engulfed in an inferno and destroyed.
“In addition, several Boko Haram Terrorists within the structures under the tree were possibly killed by the strikes. “It will be recalled that the Nigerian Air Force, in a recent attack, frustrated attempts by the Boko Haram Terrorists to regroup in the Sambisa general area
It was further disclosed that the terrorist Boko Haram group will be defeated to a logical conclusion.