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Regional News of Thursday, 30 June 2022


314 Boko Haram terrorists surrender to troops in Borno

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The Nigerian Army has announced that 314 Boko Haram and ISWAP terrorists have surrender to the troops in Borno State.

In a statement released on Wednesday, June 29, the army also rescued 12 farmers.

It was disclosed that the surrendered terrorists are currently undergoing profiling.

The army terms this as a huge success in the ongoing fight against terrorism in the North East.

"The ongoing offensive onslaught against terrorism in the North East recorded another success today, 29 June 2022 as 314 BokoHaram/ISWAP fighters surrendered to troops in Bama LGA of Borno State. Additionally, 12 farmers were also rescued by the troops. Profiling of the surrendered terrorists is ongoing" the statement read.