Terrorism & Insurgency

Suspected Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya suicide attack kills two soldiers in Nigeria's Lake Chad region

02 March 2018

TWO soldiers were wounded during a suicide attack by a suspected Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya militant in an unspecified location in Nigeria's Lake Chad region on 27 February, the Premium Times reported. The attack occurred during a counter-terrorism operation, and the suicide bomber detonated their explosives near a patrol vehicle. Reports added that the two soldiers succumbed to their wounds on 28 February.





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