Dec 4, 2022

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Jubilation in Borno as Military Kill Boko Haram’s Spiritual Leader, 1 Other Key Terrorist Commander –

  • The spiritual leader of the terrorist group Boko Haram, which operates in Borno state, was killed by Nigerian military troops
  • Mallam Shehu was killed at his side killed some of its strongest members of troops as part of the military’s Operation Hadin Kai killed in Sambisa Forest in Yuwe, Konduga Municipality, Borno State.

    The Daily Trust reports that Operation Hadin Kai forces, in a joint operation led by the land and Nigerian military air forces also killed the Amir and Nigerian military spiritual leader Gaita general area, Mallam Shehu and some of his foot soldiers.

    A statement from the military spokesman, Major General Benard Onyeuko said, that as of May 16, a total of 1,627 Boko Haram terrorists and their families, including 331 men, 441 women and 855 children, had surrendered to the troops.

    Onyeuko said that that terrorists surrendered their arms to military troops in various operations conducted between April 28 and May 19.

    He added that the troops also included Mallam Arrested Modu Goni, a terrorist and logistics supplier at Bunin Yadi market based on an intelligence report collected by the military.

    His words:

    “In In order to further his operational activities, Mallam Modu Pantami was arrested on May 17, 2022 on the outskirts of Benishied Village in Kaga Municipal Government Administrative Area while attempting to transport a large quantity of logistic goods that he intended for onward delivery to bought by terrorists in Gomari Village in Fere e Borno State LGA.

    Some of the items found on him include two o cell phones, boxes of various medications and injections of various types, five gallons of PMS, 20 turban towels, 50-kg bags of sugar and three bags of 50 kg flour.

    Others it is five boxes of Maltina drinks, 290 female hijabs, 20 female rubber shoes, 325 liters of red oil, 15 Kaftan sets, five black pants, five boxes of macaroni, six boxes of spaghetti, three boxes of sweets, four mudus dates (dabino), five bags of soft drinks, four daggers, three boxes of maggi, a large basket of kola nuts, ten boxes of matches, five bags of detergent , ten rubber mats and the sum of Two Hundred Thousand Naira (N200,000.00).

    Onyeuko added:

    “Troops conducted ambush operations at the terrorists’ border crossing in the village of Kaidieri, the reason for the operation was five Terroris

    ” Consequently, during these operations, the troops rescued 63 civilians, neutralized 42 terrorists and arrested 20 terrorists. Two LMGS, 21 AK47 rifles, 11 AK-56 rifles and 22 machine guns were also recovered.”

    Another 419 rounds of 7.62mm and 54- mm ammo, a turret, 31 AK-47 magazines, three motorcycles, six bicycles, a pump machine and two bandoliers with 377 rounds of 7.62mm and 54mm ammo and an Isuzu vehicle.

    Nigerian Soldier “Works With Boko Haram Fighters” Commits Suicide

    Lance Corporal Jibrin, who was a lecturer with the Nigerian Army Battalion in Yobe State, committed suicide

    Jibrin was believed to have killed himself after being arrested for allegedly collaborating with Boko Haram insurgents.

    Meanwhile, before his death, the late sergeant revealed some important information to the military during interrogation which led to the arrest of some of his associates.

    2023: Band iten will flee when they hear my name says Nyesom Wike

    Governor Nyesome Wike had said he had the magic wand to address the insecurity currently being observed in Nigeria.


    The Rivers state governor and PDP presidential candidate made the remark while meeting the party’s delegates in Taraba state.

    Wike also spoke about the need for a state police force in Nigeria, stressing that this will go a long way towards solving the problem of insecurity.