Boko Haram sect kill Nigerian Army in latest attack

Suspected Boko Haram sect attacked Gudumbali community in northern Borno State on Saturday, killing a Nigerian Army in the process.

The information was disclosed in a statement issued on Sunday by the Deputy Director Public Relations of the Theatre Command, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu.

According to Nwachukwu, the soldier died after a gun battle with the terrorists who had disguised as humanitarian workers during the distribution of relief materials.

Another soldier was also said to have sustained injuries and a truck belonging to the unit was damaged.

Nwachukwu, however, said the army successfully overpowered the attackers, leaving many of them injured and some dead.

A large amount of ammunition including eight rocket-propelled grenades were also recovered, while the troops remain at alert for the fleeing insurgents in the area.

Read Also:  Bizarre!!! Man matchetes his neighbour to death in Niger State

Source: ChannelsTV

loading...

Check Also

Finally!!! UK Parliament Approves Brexit Deal

The United Kingdom parliament Thursday  finally approved Brexit, allowing it to become the first country …