Nigerian soldiers kills notorious terrorist
The Nigerian soldiers have killed a notorious terrorist, who has led serial attacks on security personnel. The terrorist, Mallam Husaini died in an encounter between his group and a military convoy along Jos – Bauchi highway.
According to a statement from the defence headquarters, ‘Husaini leads a cell of the terrorists billed to operate in the Plateau.’ He is also known to have led an attack on Headquarters of Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Abuja in November 2012. Hussaini also led another attack on a military convoy moving from Lokoja to Kaduna in 2013 and two soldiers died in the process.
A Ford bus, 8 primed Improvised Explosive Devices, rifles, pistols and about 70 rounds of ammunition were recovered.