Boko Haram,Fulani Militia Kill 28 Nigerian Soldiers

Timothy Lagbaja, Commanding Officer, 72 Special Forces Battalion, has said that the battalion lost 28 soldiers to Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East and Fulani militia crisis in Benue.

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    According to PREMIUM TIMES, Lagbaja, told newsmen in Makurdi on Wednesday that between 2012 and 2015, the battalion lost four officers and eight soldiers to the Tiv/Fulani and Agatu crises in Benue.

    He said the remaining 16 were lost to insurgency in the North-East, while many others who sustained degrees of injuries were either flown abroad or treated in the country.

Source: Nigerian Bulletin