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Boko haram killed 5 troopers

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5 troopers have been killed as troops of the Nigerian navy clashed with Boko Haram fighters in Magumeri village, Borno State.
The report is coming amid deterioration within the nation’s safety as bandits unleash a wave of kidnappings and murders throughout states.

“Throughout the encounter, the terrorists suffered heavy losses. Sadly, 5 troopers paid the supreme worth,” stated an announcement by Colonel Ezindu Idima, Deputy Director Military Public Relations, Sector Three Operation Lafiya Dole, yesterday.

“Troops of Sector Three Operation Lafiya Dole deployed at Ahead Operation Base (FOB) Magumeri, Borno State, had a fierce encounter with Boko Haram terrorists on Could 3, 2019. The criminals got here of their numbers to infiltrate Magumeri village, to loot meals gadgets and different valuables. However the indefatigable troops successfully thwarted the terrorists’ plan by way of superior firepower.

“The gallant troops exterminated scores of the insurgents and plenty of escaped with gunshot wounds. A pursuit and clearance operation has been sustained to cope with the remaining fleeing criminals. Recall that the Multi Nationwide Joint Process Power (MNJTF) launched Operation Yancin Tafki in February this yr. The operation has denied the terrorists freedom of motion and entry to foodstuffs and different logistics, which compelled them to resort to looting weak communities and villages for meals stuffs and different requirements,” Idima stated.

He added: “Troops have continued to accentuate vigilance and excessive stage of alertness to disclaim the bandits freedom of motion.”

Decrying the state of insecurity, the Nigerian Baptist Conference (NBC) referred to as on the Federal Authorities and safety businesses to behave rapidly and checkmate the pattern.

It regretted that legislation enforcement businesses appeared helpless, even because it claimed that areas as soon as liberated from Boko Haram have begun to fall again into the palms of the terrorists.

In an announcement issued on the finish of its 106th Annual Session, the NBC said: “It’s an understatement to say that there are safety challenges in Nigeria in the present day. We noticed with disappointment the unchecked assault on each Nigerians and foreigners as a result of terrorist and numerous felony actions within the nation. The information is stuffed each day with unhappy tales of terrorist and different felony assaults carried out by Boko Haram, Fulani herdsmen, bandits and different felony teams, leading to kidnappings, bloodshed, rape, ritual killings and destruction of property in all elements of Nigeria.”

The assertion by the Chairman of the Decision Committee Prof. S. Akinlolu Fagbemi, stated: “It’s unlucky that regardless of numerous guarantees by authorities on the discharge of Leah Sharibu and different folks within the custody of the Islamic terrorists, the girl is but to be launched. Premised on the foregoing, we implore the Federal Authorities to uphold the sanctity of life and defend the property of Nigerians.”

The Peoples Democratic {Party} (PDP) in the meantime has charged the military and different safety businesses to trace down political Troopers, mercenaries and thugs allegedly smuggled into the nation by the All Progressives Congress (APC) with which “the ruling {party} unleashed violence on the nation to facilitate its rigging of the 2019 common elections.”

In an announcement by its nationwide publicity secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the PDP stated it had prior to now raised the alarm “when the APC, seeing that it couldn’t win in a free, honest and credible election, compromised our territorial borders to herald political mercenaries from different international locations to take part of their marketing campaign rallies, in addition to help them in perpetrating violence.

“Nigerians may recall how APC brokers unleashed unbridled violence on voters in Kano, Kaduna, Rivers, Kogi, Taraba, Adamawa and different states of the federation to muscle votes for its candidates, significantly within the presidential election; and the way the APC management stood in staunch defence of the compromising of our territorial borders in addition to the violence that characterised the elections.”

In response to the PDP, “the APC has not been in a position to state the whereabouts of those thugs after the elections, a improvement that has raised fears that they filtered deeper into our nationwide territory and inhabitants, given the escalation of banditry and related acts of violence in lots of our states, together with Zamfara, Borno, Yobe, Taraba, Kaduna, Katsina, amongst others, after the elections.”

The {party} restated its demand for an investigation into the alleged hyperlink between the APC and the ugly safety scenario within the nation.

“That is significantly because the APC is now overweighed by public disapproval and opprobrium for rigging the election. And being confronted with big legitimacy challenges forward, it might resort to all method of shenanigans simply to divert public consideration from its odious standing,” the PDP stated.

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Can’t government find final solution to this book haram people

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It is well… But God is not asleep