Nigerian military recorded yet another victory over the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram in Bulabulin Ngaura village of Damboa LGA of Borno State.
According to report gathered by a reliable source, the amount of insurgents who were killed in the fierce battle with soldiers which took place between 5pm and 10pm on Monday, October 6, could not be ascertained.
The source who disclosed nothing about the number of casualty suffered by the military said:
“I cannot tell you precisely how many were killed but they suffered heavy casualty. we killed many of them and others escaped with injuries.
“We have secured both Damboa and Bulabulin but they came back yesterday to attack us. I am pleased to inform you that the fighting was fierce but they were repelled. They suffered heavy losses.”
He added that following increased pressure around the Damboa-Bama-Gwoza axis, the insurgents are making frantic efforts to create escape routes around Gulani and Gujba axis in Yobe State through Damboa and Bulabulin in Borno State.
Bulabulin is a deserted village located 58 kilometers from Maiduguri along Damboa road.