Some terrorists of the Boko Haram sect, were, Sunday, neutralized by troops of the Nigerian Army after they attacked the Nigerian Army’s 27 Task Force Brigade and its Special Forces School, Buni Yadi, Gujba Local Government Area, Yobe.
Assistant Director, Army Public Relations of the Brigade, Maj. Nureni Alimi, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday, in which he said that after repelling the attackers, arms and ammunition were recovered from the terrorists.
According to him, two gun trucks, cache of anti-aircraft ammunition and bomb of rocket-propelled gun were recovered.
Alimi, however, said that four soldiers sustained minor injury in the attack and were currently receiving treatment at the Brigade’s medical facility.
He also said the terrorists launched the attack at about 4.15 p.m. and engaged the troops “for almost two and half hours before they were repelled’’.