Two soldiers were injured on Wednesday after a female suicide bomber attacked a military checkpoint in the Konduga area of Borno State, TheCable reports.
The incident happened around 8pm, a witness told the news platform.
A soldier said other soldiers on duty prevented the attacker from wreaking havoc on residents.
“We heard the unfortunate sound and did not know exactly what it was. Before we knew it, we discovered that it was at one of our checkpoints,” he said.
The injured soldiers are currently at the accident and emergency section of the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, UMTH.