Nigerian Troops Killed 72 Boko Haram Terrorists In Fresh Attack On Konduga

at 05:20 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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«§» 3 March 2015

Nigerians soldiers in Borno State on Monday killed at least 72 members of the Boko Haram sect when the terrorists made yet another futile attempt to capture Konduga, a town 35km away from Maiduguri, the state capital.

The troops, who engaged the terrorists for over five hours, however lost a soldier in the battle.



According to one of the soldiers stationed in Konduga, the terrorists tried to attack the military base using herds of cows and a car filled with improvised explosive devices.

“They intended to take us by surprise but even before they came we had pre-information about them and we laid ambush after securing our territory,” the soldier told journalists in Maiduguri by telephone.

“Initially they flocked a herd of cows into Konduga in order to create some kind of detour and confuse us to enable the suicide bomber attack from another side; but we were able to gun the vehicle from afar before it got near and the car exploded. After that, the terrorists came in large numbers and we engaged in several hours of shooting with them.”

“We counted about 73 of them that were killed and many others who got injured escaped. But we lost a soldier during the shootout,” the soldier said.

Residents of Maiduguri were alarmed by the sight of two military jets hovering over Maiduguri and moving to and fro the direction of Konduga for hours.

“We continued to engage them from 7 a.m. to about 1p.m. when an air force jet came to give us backup,” the soldier added.

Boko Haram has attacked Konduga about 15 times in the last 10 months.

The sect appears desperate to capture the town but it has failed in every attempt it made.

elobiz20012 at 05:59 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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THANKS MY BROTHES
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DrSoba at 06:03 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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Nice one, keep it up.
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Giftous1 at 06:58 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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This bokoharam's no they die finish? Or them they resurrect?? Kill 100 today...tomorrow 72...next tomorrow 200...haba
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bamsailor at 07:14 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Giftous1 on 06:58 AM,  3 Mar 15
This bokoharam's no they die finish? Or them they resurrect?? Kill 100 today...tomorrow 72...next tomorrow 200...haba

True Talk, I was also thinking of this
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emmanuelokek at 07:53 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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Weldone guys
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kelemann at 08:07 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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The more they are eliminated, the more victorious pdp will be at the election, bcos all of them have collected their pvc to vote for apc and buhari. Gej all the way.
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echeeche at 09:36 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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How many are this boko haram?
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sheikt at 11:32 AM, 3 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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awon soldier to bada gan, nice job.
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tonexmylove at 05:07 AM, 4 Mar 15 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Giftous1 on 06:58 AM,  3 Mar 15
This bokoharam's no they die finish? Or them they resurrect?? Kill 100 today...tomorrow 72...next tomorrow 200...haba

this people are estimated to be more than 35 thousand.... you think say naa childs play....i beg keep the good work our brave soldier, God will bring victory to us soon, stay blessed, and R.I.P to those that die during this cause to save Nigeria
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morgrawl231 at 01:55 PM, 11 Jul 15 (2 years ago)
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good job,,,keep it up...
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PoliticxGuru at 06:06 AM, 17 Aug 15 (2 years ago)
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Kill dem all
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