Borno - The Nigerian Army engaged Boko Haram in Borno leading to the death of seven terrorists, Naij reports.
In a statement by Col Sani Usman who is the spokesperson of the army, he said troops of 119 Battalion Group of 8 Division deployed to Kangarwa village engaged in a gun fight with the terrorists.
Apart from the seven terrorists who were confirmed dead, several others escaped with gun wounds.
Five soldiers also sustained gun wounds and have been evacuated to the hospital for treatment.
It was reported that the terrorists were the same that attacked Dasa village on Tuesday, November 15 where they were repelled by soldiers.
Troops have shot dead another suicide bomber who attempted to penetrate a Transit Camp of Internally Displaced People along Muna Garage in Maiduguri, Borno state according to News24.
The security operatives suspected the the strange behaviour of the suicide bomber and accosted him.
He was immediately gunned down in his attempt to detonate the explosives strapped around him.
- News 24