• 19 soldiers, three others wounded in Boko Haram ambush

    19 soldiers, three others wounded in Boko Haram ambush

    The Nigerian Army on Thursday said 19 soldiers and three civilian joint task force members were wounded in a Boko Haram ambush at Guro Gongon village, Borno.

    A statement issued in Abuja by Army spokesman, Sani Usman, said an undisclosed number of insurgents were killed during gun duel with troops.

    He said the incident occurred while the troops were returning to their defensive positions after a clearance patrol at Guro Gongon village and environs.

    Usman said while the wounded soldiers were responding to […]