Two suspected Boko Haram terrorists carrying scout surveillanceon Kareto and Dangalti villages in Borno State, were apprehended by troops of 158 Task Force Battalion of 5 Brigade, Nigerian Army on Tuesday, 28th March 2017.
Preliminary investigation shows that the apprehended spies were on reconnaissance mission to facilitate possible attack on the communities by Boko Haram terrorists.
Similarly, one Bulama Kailani Mohammed Metele from Tumbun Bera, a confessed Boko Haram terrorist belonging to Mamman Nur’s faction of the terrorists group, surrendered himself to troops of 145 Task Force Battalion, 5 Brigade, troops at Damask.
It has been confirmed that Metele was a high profile terrorist as he is at Serial number 253 on the Nigerian Army’s Wanted Boko Haram terrorists poster produced recently. He is currently undergoing further interrogation.