Boko Haram Nigerian military rescues 178 people from terrorists [PHOTOS]

The country’s troops also captured a Boko Haram commander in the Bama area of Borno State.

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Nigerian military rescues Boko Haram captives

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The Nigerian military says it has rescued 178 people from terrorist sect, Boko Haram.

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The country’s troops also captured a Boko Haram commander in the Bama area of Borno State.

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Nigerian military rescues Boko Haram captives

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This was disclosed via a statement released by the military on Sunday, August 2, 2015.

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According to the statement, the troops successfully cleared terrorists’ camp in Fadan, Shuwarin, Wulari, Ngoro Dauye, Jidori, Alikashiri, Kalzamari-Shuwa and Kalzamari-Kanuri amongst others.

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Three Boko Haram flags were recovered while five motor cycles were burnt by the troops, the statement added.

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The rescued captives include 101 children, 67 women and 10 men.

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