Troops foil Boko Haram attack in Yobe

The troops of the , foiled attempted attack Boko Haram terrorists, along Gashua road in Damaturu, Yobe state.

Locals spoke to ChannelsTV, said the insurgents sighted around 5.00pm on Sunday, along Babangida town, the headquarters of Tarmuwa government and advancing to the state .

Lt. Chinonso Oteh, acting Assistant Director, Public , Sector 2, Operation Lafiya Dole, confirmed that the planned attacks repelled.