Nine Soldiers Reportedly Killed, 20 Missing After Clash With Boko Haram In Borno

 

At least 20 soldiers of the Operation Lafiya Dole are reportedly missing, while the bodies of nine others have been recovered in the Gudumbali area 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.

It 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.

The troops were said to be closely supported with air warfare by the Air Component...


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Published By: News., - Thursday, 12 September