Boko Haram insurgents on Tuesday killed a minimum of 10 Chadian soldiers in an assault on a army unit within the Lake Chad Basin close to the border with Nigeria.
The nation’s authorities officers confirmed the event in an announcement in N’Djamena.
The assertion learn: “The unit had been dispatched as a sophisticated workforce to arrange a military put up on the island of Bouka-Toullorom, between the villages of Ngouboua and Kaiga.
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“The insurgents have carried out a number of offensives within the area for a number of years.
“The unit was ambushed and attacked by the militants attacked early on Tuesday morning, killing round 10 males and wounding a number of others.”
The assertion added that nation’s army has despatched reinforcements to the Lake Chad area to assist the unit within the battle in opposition to the terrorists.
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