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Security operatives arrests Boko Haram suspect

Posted by on Apr 20th, 2017 and filed under News, Top Stories. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Adamawa State has arrested a suspected Boko Haram member, Amos Hassan.

Briefing newsmen yesterday in Yola, the state Commandant of the corps, Aliyu Musa, said Hassan was arrested on Tuesday at the Federal Housing Estate in Bajabure area of Yola.

“He was arrested by our surveillance team and had made confessional statement that he had killed about 10 people since he joined the group,” Musa stated.

He said that the suspect who had signs of healing bullet wounds was from Sambisa forest.

Responding to questions from newsmen, the 25-year-old suspect said he came from Azare in Bauchi State.

The suspect said he was from Sambisa forest.

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