Lagos - The Head of the Hausa Community in Lagos, Sarkin Hausawa of Lagos, Sani Kabir has revealed that northerners in the South West have arrested more than 1 000 members of the Boko Haram insurgents in various parts of the region, Premium Times reports.
Kabir disclosed this Thursday in Abuja when the Arewa Council of Chiefs in the South West visited the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN).
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He said the arrests were made at different times, adding that those arrested were Boko Haram members who fled from the Civilian JTF/military onslaught on the insurgents in the North East and those who came to the South West to further the insurgency.
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