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Nigerian Troops Killed Scores Of Terrorists Who Attacked SOKOTO Military Base—Defense Spokesman

The bombed assault, which occurred around 5:30 am, September 26, 2021, in the remote boundary settlement with Niger Republic, was quickly repulsed by troops. 


BY YAKUBU NASIDI, BORNO STATE 27, 2021 


The Nigerian Army on Monday says troops killed scores of psychological militants who assaulted the SOKOTO army installation. 


In an assertion on Monday, Major General Benjamin OLUFEMI Sawyer, Director, Defense Information, said troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI, related to other security offices, effectively repulsed an assault by speculated Islamic State for West African Province (ISWAP) psychological oppressors and outlaws on the Forward Operation Base (FOB) at BURKUSUMA in the Sabon BIRNI Local Government Area of SOKOTO State. 


As per him, the bombed assault, which occurred around 5:30 am, September 26, 2021, in the remote boundary settlement with Niger Republic, was quickly repulsed by troops. 


The assertion read, "Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI related to other security offices, effectively repulsed an assault by presumed Islamic States for West African Province (ISWAP) fear based oppressors and outlaws on the Forward Operation Base (FOB) at BURKUSUMA in Sabon BIRIN Local Government Area of SOKOTO State. 


"The bombed assault, which occurred at about 5:30 am, 26 September 2021, in the remote boundary settlement with Niger Republic was quickly repulsed by troops. 


"The forceful activities of troops of the FOB as seen as of late in the North West district, has been a thistle in the tissue of ISWAP and criminals. The assailants came in huge numbers, utilizing telecom network gave from adjoining nation, profited by the lean back region security power when the primary soldiers were out leading hostile tasks inside their space of liability. 


"Notwithstanding, the quick support by own soldiers assisted with countering the assault as a considerable lot of the ISWAP warriors were disposed of while some mixed with different levels of wounds, coming about to their interest to BASSIRA in Niger Republic. 


"Sadly, there were some degree of setback recorded with respect to claim troops during the experience. 


"In the interim, Nigerian and Nigerien powers in a cooperative activity are right now following the leftover ISWAP warriors. The overall security inside the FOB and its environs has been balanced out."

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