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.