The Nigerian military on Monday said it has flushed out terrorists operating in KukawaGeri, a community in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.
In a tweet on it official page, the Defence Headquarters, said troops have taken control of operations in the community.
The DHQ also noted that cordon and search operations are ongoing in the area.
“FLASH: Troops are dominating OPs in #KukawaGeri, #Gubja in #YOBE, Rid of terrorists on Sunday. Cordon & Search ongoing there now #NeverAgain,” DHQ tweeted.
In the past weeks, the Nigerian military has recaptured various communities under the control of the terrorist group, Boko Haram.
Having recaptured more towns from Boko Haram, President Goodluck Jonathan in the company of the Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, all service chiefs and the Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba, visited some of these areas including Mubi.
The military has also said that the six-week operation which led to the postponement of Nigeria’s general election have so far been successful.