The Nigerian Army says troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), on Friday eliminated 21 Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in the border town of Geidam in Yobe State.
The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Yerima, in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, said that troops also recovered a gun truck and other weapons from the terrorists.