The Nigerian military has recorded yet another success in the ongoing war against insurgency in the North Eastern part of the country after it dislodged Boko Haram militants from Mafa town in Borno State.
The Nigerian Defence Headquarters made the announcement via its official twitter handle on Thursday, March 5, 2015.
The number of casualties is yet to be announced, although is was availed that the offensive began on Wednesday, March 4, 2015.
See the tweet below:
FLASH:Troops are now in full control of Mafa, Borno State after completing the operation to clear terrorists from the town yesterday evening
— DEFENCE HQ NIGERIA (@DefenceInfoNG) March 5, 2015