Boko Haram Injures 6 Nigerian Soldiers During Raid In Borno, 9 Terrorists Killed

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May 1st, 2016 – Boko Haram Shoots & Injures 6 Nigerian Soldiers During Raid On Terrorists Camp In Kala Balge Borno State

At least 6 Nigerian soldiers sustained serious gunshot wounds during a fierce gun battle with some terrorists around Wunbi in Kala Balge LGA of Borno State on Friday.

The troops of 3 Battalion 22 Brigade encountered the terrorists at Tatakure village near Wunbi and engaged them in a heavy exchange of gunfire.

At the end, 9 terrorists were killed while others escaped with gunshot wounds.

See the weapon recovered from the insurgents below

  • 3 AK-47 rifles
  • 1 Fabrique Nationale rifle
  • 1 General Purpose Machine Gun
  • A 60mm Mortar Tube
  • 1 Rocket Propelled Grenade 7 (RPG 7) Tube
  • 1 G3-Machine Gun
  • 7 Fabrique Nationale Magazines
  • 108 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition
  • 1 Energa grenade
  • An RPG 7 Bomb
  • Three 60mm mortar bombs
  • 2 motorcycles

The 6 injured soldiers are currently responding to treatment at the hospital.