The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Fire Ball have eliminated 75 Boko Haram/Islamic State for West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists within one month in North-East.
The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Benard Onyeuko, a brigadier-general, disclosed this while giving an update of the activities of the troops between September 28 and October 31 on Tuesday.
Mr Onyeuko said that Operation Fire Ball was a subsidiary operation under Operation Lafiya Dole meant to clear the remnants of the Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists from their identified enclaves in the North-East.
He added that several equipment including four gun trucks, one Bedford truck and three anti-aircraft guns were destroyed during the period.
According to him, other weapons captured include six fun trucks, four anti aircraft guns, one PKT gun, four GPMG, one automatic grenade launcher, Dushka gun, one LMG, 48 AK47 rifles, one locally made pistol and 10 AK47 magazines.