Troops of 153 Task Force Battalion in conjunction with elements of Cameroonian Defence Forces while on clearance operation on 11 June 2018, encountered Boko Haram terrorists. 23 of the terrorists were neutralized and several others wounded during the encounter.
Items recovered include:
a. Six AK 47 rifles.
b. Two FN rifles.
c. Eight AK 47 rifle magazines.
d. 33 rounds of 7.62 mm NATO ammunition
e. One link of 7.62mm NATO.
f. Two motorcycles.
Also, troops had earlier cleared numerous villages in the Lake Chad region including Bulakeisa, Tumbuma Babba, Abbaganaram and Dan Baure, among others.