The Joint Task Force, in collaboration with the Nigerian Air Force, killed 27 militants dismantled their positions between Nahuta and Doumborou on the border of Katsina and Zamfara
In a letter signed by the Army’s chief information officer, Major General John Enenche, he said they were attacked on May 14 following confidential information from a source.
The sources said the terrorist leader along with his co-hosts of other booths near the area reported the Daily Trust.
He said the air force had attacked their aircraft, leading to the killing of the militants along with the kidnapped Shanks in the area.
According to Enenche, the war planes continued to crush the militants and kill them. Only a few of them escaped with a serious injury.