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Boko Haram ‘Saboteurs’ And ‘Collaborators’: 9 More Persons Arrested

Over 30 persons have now been arrested in the ongoing investigation of suspected Boko Haram terrorist collaborators and saboteurs in the fight against terrorism and insurgency, the Nigeria Army said today.  

This follows the arrest of nine more persons over the last 24 hours, army spokesman Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman said in a brief statement.  

Under arrest are two army officers, two soldiers, two policemen and 26 civilians. Colonel Kukasheka said more suspects are expected to be arrested and that they will all be prosecuted on the basis of the evidence against them and their levels of culpability.

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Boko Haram militants


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