The army disclosed this through its twitter handle. It said that the troops repelled the insurgents’ attack while attempting to infiltrate Cross-Kauwa in Kukawa at about 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
It added that it would provide details on the attack later.
See Tweet below:
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
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