Another senior Nigerian Army officer has been killed by suspected Boko Haram militants.
The officer, O. Umusu, a Lieutenant Colonel and Commanding Officer, 118 Task Force in Borno State, was killed alongside his security details, by an IED in an ambush Monday evening.
Military insiders said they were returning from Maiduguri to their location towards Baga.
The incident happened between Sari and Gudumbali.
Their remains evacuated to 7 Division Medical Services and Hospital, our sources said.
This is the fourth Lt. Col. the army is losing in two months.
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