120 Terrorists Arrested in Maiduguri
About 120 terrorists were arrested in Maiduguri while trying to organize a funeral for one of their commanders who died during an encounter with Special Forces.
The Defence Headquarters in a statement signed by the Director, Defence Information, Brigadier General Chris Olukolade says the Special Forces have secured the environs of some communities assuring the locals of their safety.
Terrorists fleeing towards Chad and Niger Republic are being contained and they have had encounter with multi-national Joint Task Force in various locations towards the border.
The statement advised the media to always strive to associate stories with accurate pictures, to avoid misleading the public.