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TROOPS ARREST BOKO HARAM INFORMANT ‘BADO’ IN ABUJA

The Defence Headquarters says its tactical surveillance troops have apprehended a wanted Boko Haram Terrorists’ (BHT) informant, Mamuda Usman (aka Bado) in Asokoro area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The Director, Defence Media Operations, Major-General Musa Danmadami, made this known at a bi-weekly news conference on the military operations across the country on Thursday in Abuja.

Mr Danmadami said the suspect ran errands for a suspected high profiled BHT commander in Kaduna.

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He said that the commander had been on the tracking list of security agencies, adding that the arrested suspect was in custody for further action.

The spokesman said the troops also trailed and rescued kidnapped victims from kidnappers, during clearance operations at Changal village in Mangu Local Government Area and Pinau village in Wase Local Government Area of Plateau.

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