Civilian JTF member killed in gun battle with Boko Haram in Borno
A member of the Civilian JTF, Babagana Idi was killed last night while fighting Boko Haram terrorists in Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno State.
It was gathered that the incident happened on Monday night, October 5, when members of the CJTF, Benisheikh Command took the battle to the terrorist camp in Megumeri.
Confirming the report on Tuesday, Facebook user Abba Audu Benisheikh, described the gallant fighter as a hero.
He also alleged that two Boko Haram terrorists were killed in the battle while one was captured alive.
"Innalillahi Wa Inna llaihi Raji'uun. A Hero has gone, what a painful exit....,"
"Yesterday evening a team of CJTF Benisheikh Command took the battle to Boko Haram Camp at a bush under Magumeri LG, gladly they killed two Boko Haram and captured one alive,"
"And sadly Babagana Idi, A Hero, A Benisheikh Civilian JTF, third in Command lose his life at the battlefield while exchanging fire with Boko Haram members. May Almighty Rahma forgive Ba'ana Idi his shortcomings and grant him Jannatul Firdausi"
Late Adi will be laid to rest at 10:pm in Benisheikh, Kaga Local Government Area of the state.