The 1 Brigade Army Command, Sokoto yesterday raided a suspected Boko Haram hideout at GidanIgwai within the metropolis and arrested suspects, Commands spokesman has said.
According to the Commands spokesman, Capt. Yahaha Musa, they acted on a tip off to get rid of fleeing insurgents into the State.
“The operation was conducted as part of the ongoing efforts to rid Sokoto state of the fleeing insurgents from the volatile areas like Borno, Yobe and Adamawa, among others”, Musa maintained.
While urging the good people of Sokoto State and Nigerians to maintain the tempo by reporting suspicious personalities within their domain, Capt. Musa affirmed that Sokoto remains the most peaceful State in the nation and they are determined to maintain that status against all odds.
Decrying that fleeing insurgents might be taken refuge in some peaceful States of the north, Capt. Musa warned that the…
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