- The Nigerian army has continued to battle remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in the Northeast
- Information obtained from ChannelsTV has it that no fewer than nine soldiers lost their lives while 20 others are missing after a battle with insurgents
The ongoing war against the terrorists seem not to be over.
Yesterday, the army had released a Statement on its successful operations of clearing Kirawa village of Boko Haram insurgents.
However today, report from ChannelsTV about another incident is given below:
“At least 20 soldiers of the Operation Lafiya Dole are reportedly missing, while the bodies of nine others have been recovered in Gudumbali town of Borno State.
“This followed a fierce battle between the troops and Boko Haram insurgents who were said to have planned a massive attack in the axis.
“Channels Television gathered that the soldiers were ambushed by the terrorists in a village called Granda, engaging them overnight from Monday until the early hours of Tuesday.”