Nigerian Army arrests suspected terrorist, kidnappers

Nigerian Army Troops of Forward Operation Base, Fika, have arrested a suspected fleeing boko haram terrorist, named Bala Ibrahim aged 30 years at Fika.

The suspect is an indigene of Bulabulin village, Fika Local Government Area, Yobe State.

Similarly, troops deployed at Forward Operation Base Yuga have ambushed and arrested 4 suspected kidnappers at Mundu village.

The Troops acted on tips provided by well meaning Nigerians.

The suspects, Yahaya Auta, aged 25, Salisu Lawal, aged 20 years, Umar Mohammed, aged 18 years and Samaila Abubakar were found to be in possession of 1 Locally made Six Loader Single Barrel Gun, 1 Empty Cartridge, 2 Machetes, a Knife, 2 Mobile Telephone Handsets, 2 Packets of Tramol Tablets and the sum of Three Hundred and Sixty Naira.

All the suspects are currently being investigated.