A military source has confirmed to LeadersNG that the attack that happened in Rann, kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno was carried out at the military base and not the village or IDPs camp as earlier reported by some Nigerian media platforms.
According to the source, several soldiers were killed and humanitarian workers living at the Military base were killed as well.
The source further stated that guns and ammunition were looted by Boko Haram terrorists from the base as the late night attacks went on unchallenged for hours.
A military personnel who escaped the attack told our correspondent that the attack was carried out by Islamic State of West Africa (ISWA), a faction of Boko Haram.
The personnel said, ISIS are in total control ISWA, a faction of Boko Haram and they are funding and providing them with sophisticated arms.