Boko Haram Kills Dozen Soldiers In Ambush In Latest Attack
Written by Abdulmumin Uthman on September 26, 2019
Many soldiers have been killed while others are missing following an
attack by Boko Haram insurgents on a Nigerian Army’s convoy in Gubio
Local Government Area of Borno State, local sources said.
The incident happened Wednesday on the highway between Gubio and
Magumeri at 4:15 pm.
“The attackers laid ambush with an anti-aircraft gun and other
weapons. More than a dozen soldiers were killed in the attack while
several others sustained injuries,” Daily Trust quoted one of the
sources as saying.
A source added that the insurgents seized caches of weapons and
ammunition along with a utility vehicle belonging to the troops.