Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

top
Capital News

World

200 Boko Haram fighters, 9 Chadian soldiers ‘killed in clashes’

Chad soldiers on patrol along the border between Nigeria and Cameroon/AFP

Chad soldiers on patrol along the border between Nigeria and Cameroon/AFP

N’DJAMENA, Feb 4- Clashes between Chadian troops and Boko Haram fighters during a raid in neighbouring Nigeria have killed 200 Islamists and nine soldiers, Chad’s military said Wednesday.

“We regret nine dead and 21 wounded. On the enemy side: more than 200 deaths…,” a statement said in reference to clashes on Tuesday, adding that the toll could rise since clean-up operations in the Nigerian town of Gamboru were continuing.

Click to comment
Advertisement

Corona Virus Data

Kenya

Last Updated: 5 mins ago

Confirmed Cases

0

New Cases

0

Total Deaths

0

New Deaths

0

Total Recovered

0

Active Cases

0

in Critical

0

More on Capital News