Over 5, 890 Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered – Defence HQ

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Over 5, 890 Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered – Defence HQ

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…Says 565 terrorists including Commanders, Amir’s cattle rustling Specialists, family members handed to Borno State for management

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By Kingsley Omonobi

The Defence Headquarters disclosed on Thursday that more than 5,890 Bọkọ Haram/ISWAP terrorists comprising foot soldiers and their commanders have so far surrendered with their families to troops in the North East Zone.

This is just as it said “a total of 565 BHT’s comprising 3 Commanders, 4 Amirs, 5 Nakibs and 5 cattle rustling specialists, out of the surrendered BHTs and their family members were handed over to the Borno State Government in Maiduguri for further management after thorough profiling.

Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Brig Gen Bernard Onyeuko who made the disclosure while speaking on Military Operations against security threats across the country said, “No fewer than 48 of Bọkọ Hsram terrorists, 20 arrested including fighters…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper