• DHQ confirms arrest of Boko Haram terrorist commander Khalid al-Barnawi, others

    DHQ confirms arrest of Boko Haram terrorist commander Khalid al-Barnawi, others

    The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has confirmed the arrest of Khalid al-Barnawi, the leader of Ansaru terrorist group in Lokoja, Kogi State.

    The Director Defence information, Brigadier Rabe Abubakar, who confirmed the arrest, also disclosed that more terrorists have been arrested while other Boko Haram members have also surrendered to the security agencies.

    “With ongoing aggressive military operations in the North-East, some Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered to the Nigerian troops just as some top commanders were arrested while fleeing from the theatre […]