The 145 battalion located at Gashigar were reportedly attacked by the insurgents who then met their waterloo as the soldiers were gallant and had superior firepower. Subsequently, the Boko Haram terrorists had to fled as the fight intensified.
Reports of the fight was shared on the Nigerian Army official Twitter page.
Breaking News: Troops Repel BHT attack at Gashigar. BHT met their Waterloo this evening when they attempted to infiltrate 145 Bn location at Gashigar. They were completely routed by the troops and they fled in disarray due to superior firepower by the gallant troops of 145 Bn.
— Nigerian Army (@HQNigerianArmy) September 26, 2018