Suspected Boko Haram fighters arrested in Kano

Security operatives in Kano have reportedly arrested some suspected members of the Boko Haram terror gang.

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduji made the disclosure on Sunday through his spokesman, Tanko Yankassi.

Yankassi, in a statement, said the suspects were immediately moved to Abuja for interrogation.

“The security agents also confiscated arms and communication gadgets from the alleged terrorists, even as they divulged very useful information,” the statement said.

He explained that the arrest was made possible by special network that facilitated local community intelligence gathering, pointing out that the government would sustain its commitment towards protecting lives and property of the people.

The governor appealed to residents of the state to be more security conscious

Ganduje explained that as part of efforts by his government to assist security agencies to do their work efficiently, vehicles worth millions of Naira have been purchased and distributed to the Army, Civil Defense, Federal Road Safety Corps as well as Hisbah Guards.

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