The Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) has attacked Tukur Buratai Institute for War and Peace (TBI), a research Institute of the Nigerian Army University, located in Buratai Village, Biu Local Government Area of Borno State.
ISWAP Attack Nigerian Army Institute In Borno
It was gathered that the ISWAP terrorists had attacked the army institute last Monday, January 10, where two civilian staff were killed and four vehicles were burnt down.
The army institute is located in the hometown of immediate past Chief of Army Staff and current Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Benin, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (rtd).
In a video released by the ISWAP on Friday, January 14, the terrorists were seen in commando-style shooting heavily and moving freely without resistance from the army inside the premises of the war institution.
The insurgents were also seen pulling down and burning both Nigeria and Army flags at the institution before they moved to some military vehicles on ground.
Watch the video below:
APC Boko Haram fighters attacking bases of the Nigerian army. Tomorrow, they will say, “we have technically defeated Boko Haram”
Nigerian Army University, Biu????? pic.twitter.com/QZzFenxWoq
— 𝘿𝙧. 𝙀𝙡 𝙈𝙤, 𝙋𝙨𝙮 𝘿. ❼ (@Drelmoatiku) January 14, 2022
Boko Haram and ISWAP Terrorist attacking Nigeria Army Base in Bronu state, Nigeria. Chase soldiers always burnt down cars, Flags etc pic.twitter.com/cFuDP8C61N
— Mr Suga (@MaziNwaOyibe) January 14, 2022
KanyiDaily had also reported that the ISWAP terrorist also launched an attack in Chibok community in Borno, killing four persons and abducting several girls.