Chadian soldiers have reportedly commenced a major onslaught against Boko Haram In Niger and Nigeria and have recovered a massive amount of weapons.
According to reports, The major onslaught commenced on Sunday March 29, 2020.
Troops have been recording success to the extent that the sect leader, Abubakar Shekau, released an audio asking his fleeing fighters to remain at battlefield.
On Saturday, soldiers destroyed five bases of Boko Haram hideouts and recovered hundreds of assorted weapons.
The bases, located in Niger and Nigeria, were targeted in the ongoing “Operation Boma’s Wrath”.
Boma is where the terror group killled over 90 soldiers nearly two weeks ago.
In reaction, Chad’s presidency vowed to sustain the raid against the insurgents wherever they were hiding.
During his visit to the scene, President Idriss Deby called it the worst attack ever on the country’s military.
He then vowed to ensure the crush of Boko Haram around the Lake Chad region.
The military, within a few days, deployed gun trucks, gunships, armoured vehicles and troops currently at war.
Their superior firepower has caused deaths of scores of insurgents while others are running away from their positions.