Troops Repel Boko Haram’s Incursion Into Jidari, Maiduguri

Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE  have in the late hours of Thursday 26 April successfully repelled Boko Haram terrorists incursion in the outskirt of Jidari Polo area of Maiduguri.

In a statement, the Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Rogers Nicholas said: “Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE with the support of the Air Task Force, Nigerian Police Force, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps and other security agencies including the Civilian Joint Task Force quickly mobilised to the area and cleared the terrorists’ incursion”.
“The troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE are currently in pursuit of the Boko Haram and have dominated the area while  also patrolling  the general area of Jidari”.
“Residents of the area that have earlier fled have been enjoined to return to their residence. They are further encourage to report any suspicious persons to security agencies currently patrolling the area.”