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Boko Haram Insurgents Burn Army Base In Yobe, Kill Three Soldiers, 171 Others Missing




Boko Haram insurgents have launched a serious assault on the bottom of the particular forces of the 27 Activity Drive Brigade, situated in Ngomari in Buni Yadi and Kumuya within the Buni Gari space of Yobe State, killing three troopers whereas about 171 others reportedly fled the bottom or are lacking in motion.


Navy sources advised SaharaReporters that the insurgents destroyed heavy navy tools and shared images of gun vans razed by the insurgents.

“The terrorists attacked us on Friday morning. They attacked the navy base and burnt it down. Three troopers have been killed, one injured, whereas about 171 are lacking. The bottom is abandoned however we’ve referred to as in for reinforcements,” a navy supply stated.

“One Camel MRAP was burnt, one 105MMPH Artillery gun burnt, one Conqueror and one T72 tank have been additionally burnt. The terrorists additionally set the camp ablaze,” one other supply revealed.

SaharaReporters learnt that the terrorists have been aided by native informants and sympathisers earlier than attacking the navy base.

Through the assault, the terrorists used heavy weapons in destroying navy tools and patrolled the neighborhood to stop the reinforcement of troopers.

It was learnt that the insurgents withdrew when reinforcements from the Nigerian troops got here to the bottom.

The Nigerian troops have presently additionally restricted motion alongside Damaturu-Damboa-Biu Street following the assaults by the insurgents.

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