Troops on blocking position in Pulka on Friday ambushed and killed two fleeing Boko Haram terrorists. It is equally believed one of the terrorists escaped with gun shot wounds.
The troops also recovered one AK-47 rifle with registration number S77411, a General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG) with registration number FN 131908, one Motorcycle, one Bicycle and five Fabrique Nationale (FN) rifle magazines.
Other items recovered from the terrorists include one AK-47 rifle magazine loaded with 28 rounds of 7.62mm (Special) ammunition, 67 rounds of 7.62mm linked (NATO) ammunition and Tecno brand of mobile telephone handset with NEXTTEL SIM card, as well as sacks of foodstuffs.
The troops, according to a statement by Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations, have continued their routine operations maintaining vigilance to prevent escaping Boko Haram terrorists out of Sambisa forest through that axis.