On Sunday, the 27 Task Force Brigade and Nigeria Army Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe, have neutralised scores of Boko Haram insurgents who attacked the military base.
The Assistant Director, Public Relations, 27 Task Force Brigade, Major Nureni Alimi, has made this known in a statement issued on Monday.
It said: “Troops of the 27 Task Force brigade and the Nigeria Army Special Forces school in Buni-Yadi, Gujba Local Government, Yobe successfully defeated Boko Haram terrorists that launched an attack on the military base” it said.
“The terrorists came to engage the Brigade around 4:15 p.m. on Sunday January, 20, 2019, daring the troops for almost two and half hours.
“The gallant troops stood their ground and thoroughly dealt with the insurgents, the troops were in high spirit and jubilated at the victory with high morale.”