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Troops Bust B’Haram Logistics Base, Arrest Petrol Suppliers


Troops of Sector 2 Operation HADIN KAI on Saturday raided suspected Boko Haram logistics base in Gujba, Yobe State.

Following a sting operation conducted in the area, troops nabbed two suspected Boko Haram logistics suppliers. In the process, several items were recoverred.

A statement by Army Spokesperson Brig Gen Mohammed Yerima listed the Items to include: “11 jerricans loaded with Premium Motor Spirit popularly called petrol, 6 jerricans of Automotive Gas Oil and 9 empty jerricans hidden in different locations in Gujba.

“The suspects arrested are in our custody for preliminary investigations and would be handed over for prosecution by relevant agencies.

“While appreciating the gallant troops for the feat, the Chief of Army Staff, Major General Faruk Yahaya enjoined troops to sustain the tempo and clear all suspected fortress and hideouts of these criminal elements.”


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