The Nigerian army has released the photos and manes of another set of 100 most wanted Boko Haram terrorists.
According to information made available to Legit.ng, the new set of terrorists' list was made public by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai during the occasion to induct the combat motorbike battalion at the headquarters of 25 Task Force Brigade, Damboa, Borno state this weekend.
While inducting the unit, Buratai also stated that the essence of the battalion is to open and secure motorways from various towns to and fro Maiduguri and other parts of Yobe State.
Prior to the induction and launching ceremony, the COAS took time off to see and address troops located at Delwa and Bulabulin before arriving Damboa.
On arrival, he inspected a Quarter guard at the Brigade’s headquarters.
Thereafter, he was briefed by the Brigade Commander, Brigadier General Lawrence Adeleke Araba and then showed him some weapons, vehicles and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) making machines and equipment the formation recovered when they cleared Boko Haram terrorists camps at Talala and Ajingin recently.
Earlier, the Commander, 7 Division Garrison, Colonel Solomon Babatunde Kumapayi also showed the COAS vehicles, weapons and Improvised Explosives Making Devices (IEDs) his formation recovered from the terrorists at Kotokuma on Friday.
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Meanwhile, President Muhammadu Buhari on February 28, berated the Boko Haram terrorists group, saying they are no longer in position to cause serious threat to his administration’s development programmes.
In a statement issued by his special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, Buhari admitted that the group’s activities had cut short several lives and displacement of innocent Nigerians.
The president boasted that since his assumption of office in May 2015, Boko Haram has been systematically decimated.