A Nigerian soldier identified on social media as Ijoba has taken to Instagram to share a video showing their encounter with Boko Haram insurgents in Borno state.
According the social, the happened yesterday, 8 October, 2019 at about 5:15pm to 11pm . He further stated that they lost their commander and some soldiers during the fight.
“October 8 this same time I am making this post was when we where attacked by BHT, I am writing this with tears in my eyes, what we thought was not what we expected but I thank God am alive to be a living testimony. May the souls of the fallen soldiers Rest In Peace, my commander, science student, PTe monday, PTe Akanbi, MST warriors and special forces warriors that died that day may their soul Rest In Peace.
All what I can say is thank you Lord what a bloody day. Keep praying for every soldier out there we made a lot of sacrifice we believe it is only God that can reward us. A fight that started 5:15pm till 11pm they keep coming like water, chaii make I no post much sha. On God”