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7 Boko Haram Members Killed In Fierce Gun-Battle

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Sept 8, 2012 – 7 Boko Haram Members Killed In Fierce Gun-Battle

At least 7 suspected Boko Haram members were killed on Friday in an intense gun fight with Nigerian soldiers in Maiduguri.

A military spokesman confirmed the incident today.

A group of gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists opened fire on a military checkpoint where soldiers were conducting a cordon-and-search operation,” Lieutenant Colonel Sagir Musa said of the incident.

“The soldiers responded with gunfire, leading to a shootout. Seven gunmen were killed in the fire exchange and 13 others were arrested while the rest fled. No casualty was recorded on the part of the soldiers.”

In a new wave of attack, Boko Haram has destroyed over 12 telecommunication masts for various service providers in northern Nigeria.



  1. Engr. simon mbata

    September 8, 2012 at 5:31 PM

    Well done to the nigerian soldiers. I believe that soon, boko haram will be a think of the past

  2. portable

    September 8, 2012 at 7:06 PM

    More grease to d soldiers elbow & to d boko haram, Ʊr end has come.

  3. Ogamba

    September 8, 2012 at 7:28 PM

    That is a good news i belive that soon boko haram wil be things of the past.


    September 8, 2012 at 9:03 PM

    Our god is wit our nija soldiers may he help dem 2 fish out stupid pple called b h

  5. Rick Mae

    September 9, 2012 at 5:21 AM

    May God gv d soldiers d strength 2 finish uneducated ppl,since they dnt wat 2 live…

  6. Ahmed Oladele

    September 10, 2012 at 7:00 AM

    That's nice, almighty God will delete boko haram from our soil! I believe that.

  7. Prince Raphael Felix

    April 23, 2013 at 12:59 AM

    Ride on JTF, luv u pple

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