No fewer than 4 troopers had been killed on Tuesday whereas thwarting an assault by the Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Ngamdu, Borno State.
The border city lies between Borno’s border with Yobe State.
An officer was shot by terrorists and rushed to a navy medical facility; he’s recuperating.
Whereas the troops had been partaking the fighters of their armoured automobile and gun vehicles, some snuck into Tremendous Camp navy base.
The attackers then shot sporadically, hitting the injured officer who led the troops.
“Sadly, 4 troopers shot by the terrorists died. The officer who tried to guard them sustained accidents however is in a secure situation”, a navy supply informed PRNigeria.
The troopers finally repelled the assault with aerial help by the Nigerian Air Drive (NAF).
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