October 2nd, 2015 – Picture: 80 Boko Haram Members Surrender To Nigerian Army In Bama Borno State On October 1st Nigerian Independence Day
According to details contained in a press statement released by the army yesterday, another set of Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered to the army.
Colonel Sani Usman, the Acting Director of Army PR said 80 terrorists which include foot soldiers, food suppliers, commanders who reportedly took part in several terrorists attacks in Bama town gave up under intense pressure yesterday in Lafiya Dole area of the town.
“ It will be recalled that we have repeatedly stated that surrender is the only option available to insurgents as the Nigerian Army and Nigerian Air Force in conjunction with other security agencies are totally committed to the achievement of the three-month presidential deadline for the eradication of terrorism in Nigeria.”
“ Other terrorists are encouraged to also surrender or face total annihilation, as the new name of the operation states ‘achievement of total peace is a must.”
“ Citizens are please requested to continue providing useful information to security agencies that will lead to apprehension of all known terrorists.” – said Sani Usman