Nigerian army have ended lives of over 100 suspected militants during an attack on their hideouts in the south-west region of Nigeria.
A military source advised the attacks be sustained to avoid the militants from regrouping and causing greater mayhem.
Revealed by the source is the fact that about 114 suspected Niger delta militants were eliminated in the attack and scores others sustained injuries of various degrees in their camps in Lagos and Ogun states.
A combined effort of the Nigerian army, Navy and Air force took the battle to the militants in heavy bombardment style on July 28 referred to as operation “Crocodile Laugh” to prove to the militants they are ready to retake the Niger Delta region. This was confirmed by the director of the defence information, Brig Gen Rabe Abubakar.