The Nigerian Army said its troops repelled Boko Haram insurgents’ attack in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno.
The army said on its verified Twitter handle @HQNigerianArmy that the troops repelled the insurgents’ attack, who were attempting to infiltrate Cross-Kauwa in Kukawa around 8pm on Tuesday.
The army promised to provide details on the attack later.
“Troops of 157 Strike Force Battalion at about 8 p.m. today (Nov. 27) 2018; repelled some elements of Boko Haram terrorists who attempted to infiltrate Cross-Kauwa in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno, details later,” the army tweeted.
JUST IN: Troops of 157 Strike Force Battalion at about 8p.m today 27 November 2018 repelled some elements of BHTs who attempted to infiltrate Cross in Kukawa LGA of Borno State. Details later.
— Nigerian Army (@HQNigerianArmy) November 27, 2018