Abuja - The international community has been
urged to influence the Boko Haram terrorists to surrender.
The call by the Nigerian Army comes after the organisation issued what it said was a
“final warning” to the insurgents “wherever they are, to desist from all acts
of terrorism, surrender themselves and face the law now.”
“We equally appeal to members of the international
community and the world at large, to kindly persuade Boko Haram terrorists and
their international collaborators to desist from acts of terrorism and renounce
their membership of the terrorist organization forthwith,” said Army
spokesperson, Sani Kukasheka Usman.
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“We wish to inform them that we are aware of all their
hideouts, camps and enclaves. They should follow their colleagues who have so
Failure to surrender will result in serious consequences
as our troops have closed up with them.”
Usman said the terrorists should also immediately and
unconditionally release all abducted people in their custody including the
Chibok school girls.
More than 200 schoolgirls were abducted in Chibok, Borno
State last year.
- CAJ News