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Friday, 28 April 2017

5 soldiers reportedly killed in Boko Haram ambush in Borno

Five soldiers have reportedly lost their lives after suspected Boko Haram members hiding in an explosives-laden pickup truck, rammed into their military convoy in Borno state yesterday April 27th. The troops were on their way to a clearance operation in Damboa community when they were attacked.
A military source who confirmed the attack to AFP said
“At about 1100 hours (1000 GMT) on Thursday, a suicide bomber believed to be a Boko Haram terrorist riding in a van loaded with explosives rammed into a military convoy at Manguzum village. We lost five soldiers in the incident and more than 40 sustained various degrees of injuries”he said

4 comments:

livingstone chibuike said...

Rip to dem...sad indeed

Alloy Chikezie said...

May the souls of our gallant soldiers rest in peace.
I hope the government will remember their families.

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samuel Ezebuchi said...

Death to terrorists!

Vivian Reginalds said...

kai sad!
-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

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