BREAKING: Nigerian Army Says Eight Boko Haram Fighters and their families Surrendered in Borno State
The Nigerian military says eight Boko Haram fighters and 14 families have been killed by the 152th Battalion in Baki, Bama Local Government Area of Borno State.
The military’s communications officer, Colonel Aminu Ilyasu, said in an initial investigation that those who spied were among those who had previously been involved in attacks, assassinations and kidnappings. The militants regretted their actions, saying they had been in crisis for the past four months. They say that there is now a group of fighters who want to surrender to the security forces following the blaze of the army, as a result of the deadly clashes between them.
Research has confirmed that from January last year, about 25 commanders were killed in internal conflicts. It is a matter of security that the government can take advantage of the crisis. Listen to the report in sound from Abuja in Nigeria.FOLLOW US on