Three Boko Haram terrorists have been killed in an ambush by hunters attached to Operation Hadin Kai near Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Reports indicated that the hunters intercepted the insurgents who were on a looting mission at Wanori village in the Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State on Monday night.
A hunter, who pleaded anonymity, confirmed the incident to Zagazola Makama, a counter-insurgency expert in Lake Chad that the hunters ambushed the terrorists, killing two instantly while others escaped with bullet wounds.
The source added that after chasing the wounded terrorists through their escaped route, it was discovered that one more died after he sustained various life-threatening injuries.
The source said, “We also recovered 11 wheelbarrows used in looting foodstuff by the terrorists”.