Askira/Uba is one of the most densely populated local council in Borno with history predate the present capital city in Borno state.
For what was calculated to be successful outings for the terrorists, the table turned the opposite side, where casualties was beyond imagine.
A report from the residents has it that the one way journey for the Boko Haram first sited by the inhabitants of the area late evening where column of the terrorists moving towards the Askira town.
Unconfirmed report said that an armed group came on board with several vehicles including one Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) vehicle.
During the armed clash, two military personnel were injured and the base was set ablaze before the BH left the scene.
But with the air support eight Boko Haram vehicles including the APC vehicle destroyed and thirteen attackers were killed
House to house search operation has commenced to clear remnants of the terrorists within the town.
In a related Development sum gunmen believed to be Boko Haram members stormed Gumsa village in Geidàm local government area of Your state.
The incident took place yesterday evening and the insurgent carted away valuable items phones and accessories worth thousands of naira.
The attack left one with gun injures and the Yobe state police command is yet to make statement as at the time of filing this report.