Army swooped on another terrorist kingpin in Maiduguri

16/Nov/2015   //    Viewers:948    //    Likes:    //    Shares:    //    Comments:


As Operation Lafiya Dole continues to flush  Boko Haram insurgents out  of their stronghold, Col. Tukur Gusau, the Media Coordinator  disclosed to DailyGlobeWatch that another terrorist kingpin by name John Trankil was today swooped on at Kasuwar Shanu area of Maiduguri, the Bornu State capital.

In a statement made available to us Col. Tukur Gusau said, “Troops of 7 Division Garrison Nigerian Army in Operation Lafiya Dole, made a remarkable progress by arresting a Boko Haram Terrorist kingpin, Mr John Trankil, at Kasuwar Shanu in Maiduguri metropolis.
“Preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect said that nine of them sneaked into Maiduguri armed with AK 47 assault rifle each and a Toyota Hilux vehicle laden with 20 Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) meant to be detonated at some selected targets in the city.”
While commending the troops The Theatre Commander Operation Lafiya Dole Maj. Gen. Yushau Abubakar charged the troops and the general public to be vigilant and security conscious at all times and restated their readiness to put an end to the Boko Haram menace in the region before the December deadline given by the President expires.

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