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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


Unknown 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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Unknown said...

Death to terrorists!

Unknown said...

kai sad!
-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

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