From Mustapha Isah Kwaru Maiduguri
Troops of 23 Brigade Nigerian Army under Operation LAFIYA DOLE on Wednesday acting on a tip off arrested 3 suspected Boko Haram terrorists at Ngurore village, Borno state.
The suspects, Adam Yagga, Musa Kamsulum and Abba Djidoum are all from Darajimal in Bama Local Government Area of the state.
Director Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen. Texas Chukwu, disclosed this in a statement issued in Maiduguri yesterday.
According to Brig. Gen. Chukwu, one of the suspects, Abba Djidoum, with series of gunshot wounds on his thigh, confessed to have operated with the Boko Haram terrorists at fringes of Izza, Wudula and Blakule in Bama.
The statement said the suspect is undergoing preliminary investigation with 23 Brigade Provost Company.
“We commend patriotic members of Civilian vigilante (Civilian JTF) for their resilience and continued cooperation with troops, and urge members of the public to emulate their vigilance and security consciousness by reporting any suspicious persons or objects to the nearest military location”.
“We wish to remind repentant Boko Haram fighters that the window of opportunity to embrace the Federal Government