Abuja - The Army has lauded members of the
public following the arrest of a Boko Haram terrorist declared wanted a
Chindo Bello has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.
“We would like to thank those eagle eyed and patriotic
security agents and good citizens for the tip-off that led to the arrest of the
suspect,” said Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman Acting Director Army Public
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He added that the declaration of 100 suspected Boko Haram
terrorists had started to pay the desired dividend as one of them was arrested
as he attempted to flee.
“A man suspected to be one of the declared wanted
suspected Boko Haram terrorists, Chindo Bello were apprehended by Aviation
Security as he was boarding Aero Contractors’ Airline flight to Lagos. The
suspect has since been handed over to the military intelligence for
interrogation and prosecution,” Usman said.
He reiterated the need for all well meaning
Nigerians and those residing in the country to be more vigilant and assist
security agencies with information about the declared wanted terrorists, their
sponsors and other criminals in their midst. –
- CAJ News