21 Feb BREAKING NEWS- 2 NIGERIA Soldiers Missing, One Loses Leg To Boko Haram Attack In Chibok, Borno State
Boko Haram fear mongers are suspected to have planted ad libbed hazardous gadgets (IEDs) is a few zones in Chibok town of Borno State, a source has asserted.
A few fighters of the Nigerian Army have lamentably become casualties of the gadgets too after their escort ran into a portion of the gadgets planted by suspected Boko Haram radicals in Korongilum, a network in Chibok neighborhood government territory of Borno state.
As per reports assembled, the fighters were conveyed to the zone on Wednesday morning as a piece of a speedy reaction bunch point by point to battle a Boko Haram assault in the network after the guerillas assaulted the network on Tuesday, consuming a few houses.
Sources cited by TheCable on Thursday said the soldiers from the military’s 117 brigade, headquartered in Chibok, were a couple of kilometers into Korongilum when their firearm trucks and different vehicles in the caravan were bomb off the street by the touchy boko haram.
“Seven officers were gravely harmed, and the leg of one of them was cut off by the blast,” a source said.
“The soldiers were driven by a working official on the order of lieutenant colonel SA Yahaya, the boss (CO) who was organizing from the unit home office.
“The CO may have been the objective as one of his vehicle was a among the convey, however he was not there.”
Another source stated: “It shows up Boko Haram radicals have planted IEDs all round the network, and a portion of the locals have begun pressing their things for the dread of another assault.”
An inhabitant likewise included that crisp military fortifications were yet to show up after the underlying group ran into the bomb snare. The inhabitant stated: “At this very moment, there are no soldiers here. The individuals who were intended to be here ran into the IED yesterday, and we are yet to see another support.”
Nonetheless, when reached for a response, Sagir Musa, armed force representative, said he was unable to respond as he was not in Maiduguri and had no information on the said assault on officers.
“I can’t respond in light of the fact that I’m not in Maiduguri. I am not informed,” he said.
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