Four Boko Haram terrorists have been apprehended by the Civilian JTF in Borno three days after the insurgents raided some nearby villages, Sahara Reporters informs.
The four insurgents were caught in Malari village at Konduga Local Government, Borno state.
The terrorists were presented to Kashim Shettima, the state governor, while he was in Malari to sympathize with villagers after Boko Haram attack on Monday killed nine persons and displaced hundreds of civilians.
The source notes that Shettima was surprised when suddenly some youths came down from a golf car and brought out 4 young men whose hands had been tied.
Nuhu Kumshise, civilian JTF leader, said: ”We arrested them today after his father handed over them to us, then they led us into the bush where the two remaining guys hid themselves. ”
Nuhu Kumshise added that one suspect confessed that he is members of the deadly group and he further mention the name of his leader.
Bakura ? Yusuf, civilian JTF, stated: ”Long time before now we have been told that one of the arrestees that he is the leader who used to lead attacks on us.”
Sahara Reportes adds that Shettima appealed to hundreds of displaced persons that camped? in Malari Primary School that buses will come to convey them to Konduga and foodstuffs as well as other materials will be provided immediately by the state government.