Boko Haram Hit Army Base Killing At Least 30 Military Men
- by Expresgist
Boko Haram terrorists have attacked a military base at Zari Village in the North-East of the country.
The attack which occurred late Thursday, August 30, saw at least 30 military men lost their lives.
According to Sahara Reporters, the insurgents who are in large number overwhelmed troops which led to temporary withdrawal of soldiers.
The reports quoted a military source saying, “They came in large numbers in trucks, carrying heavy weapons and engaged soldiers in a battle that lasted for an hour. We lost at least 30 men.
“They overwhelmed the troops, who were forced to temporary withdraw before reinforcements arrived,” the source added.
The report further disclosed that military weapons were carted away by the insurgents before normalcy returned to the base.