Troops Capture 6 Boko Haram Kingpins In Borno State (Photos)

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Troops of the Nigerian Army have apprehended 6 Kingpins of terror group, Boko Haram, during one of its clearance operations in parts of the North-east.

Boko Haram 1This is contained in a statement issued by the Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), Colonel Sani Usman, on Thursday.

Boko Haram 2The statement revealed that the troops had in a renewed onslaught on the leadership of Boko Haram terrorists, “made an unprecedented catch”.

Boko Haram 3The statement read: “The gallant troops tracked and arrested six terrorists kingpins who sneaked into Kala Balge as a result of the onslaught of our heroic troops on the terrorists in Sambisa”.

Boko Haram 4“The six notorious Ameers (leaders), noted for getting logistics support and information for the Boko Haram terrorists, were arrested in a swift military operation by troops of 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade”.

Boko Haram 5Boko Haram 6The unrepentant and hardened insurgents to who include Musa Kalile Sabakara (an Ameer), Babagana John (an informant and also seller of foodstuffs), Isah Abakar (an Ameer) and Usman Abasa, (who specializes on cattle rustling and selling of food stuffs), as well Bukar Gujja (a tailor who prepare clothes for the terrorists) and Bukar Kahalifa (also a tailor who prepares the dress for the Boko Haram terrorists), are presently undergoing interrogation.”

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