Troops Foil Boko Haram’s Attempt To Capture Military Base In Yobe

Nigerian Army

Troops in Kamuya, Yobe state last night foiled an attempted by a large
number of Boko Haram members to dislodge them and capture their military
base. According to reports, the sect members who were over a hundred
and armed with all manner of sophisticated weapons, stormed the military
base at night. They engaged the Army in a fierce gun battle that lasted
over an hour.

The troops killed many of the sect members while others fled the scene
with gun shot injuries.

Three soldiers were reportedly killed while some others are said to be
missing. The Nigerian Army is yet to release a statement regarding this
new attack.