Scores of ISWAP terrorists killed as troops repel attack on Arege, Borno

Scores of ISWAP terrorists killed as troops repel attack on Arege, Borno

By: Zagazola Makama

Troops of the Multi National Joint Task Force have dealt decisively with the Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in their failed incursion on troops formation in Arege in the North East of Borno State.

It was gathered that the terrorists attacked the town in the night of Monday May 30, 2022, through multiple flanks with an unconfirmed number of ISWAP foot soldiers on Gun Trucks. They were, however, subdued by the overwhelming firepower of the troops.


An Intelligence Sources, told Zagazola Makama, a Counter Insurgency Expert and Security Analyst in the Lake Chad that many others terrorists escaped with bullet wounds.

The sources also confirmed that there were no casualty on the military side during the operation.

Items recovered from the terrorists included one Hilux, Anti Air Craft Gun and many rounds of ammunition as well as three AK47 Magazines.

Credit: Zagazola Makama

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