Three soldiers attached to the Guards Brigade were wounded on Monday when terrorists attacked troops on routine patrol along Kubwa-Bwari road.
There were Intelligence reports the terrorists have laid siege to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), planning to attack the Law School in Bwari and other government facilities.
Military sources that pleaded anonymity said the attack was a confirmation of the terrorists’ siege to the city but authorities said there were on the trail of the assailants.
According to one of the sources, troops of 7 Guards Battalion on routine patrol along Kubwa – Bwari road were ambushed by suspected terrorists.
He added three soldiers were injured during the attack and have been evacuated to the hospital for medical attention.