Boko Haram terrorists have attacked Nigerian troops in Damasak town of Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno State.
SaharaReporters had authoritatively detailed plans of the attack on soldiers by the insurgents, calling on the government to act fast.
A top military source who confirmed the incident said the attack was carried out on a military base at about 7 pm on Saturday.
The insurgents launched the attack on the Special Forces Base from the Southern part of Damasak while exchanging fire with troops for about an hour.
SaharaReporters on June 14 detailed plans of an impending attack Nigerian soldiers in Damasak, Mallam Fatori, Magumeri, Gubio and Fuchimiram areas of Borno State.
The exclusive report revealed that the Boko Haram terrorists who are planning the attacks are currently taking refuge in Fuchimiram village, 6 kilometres West of Kareto Village where they carried out a deadly attack on June 12, 2019.
Military intelligence seen by SaharaReporters shows that the leadership of the Nigerian army and President Muhammadu Buhari were notified in advance of the democracy day attacks.
Intelligence of the possible attacks in the affected area's was dispatched on the 6th and 7th of June, 2019.