Nigerian Army has released list of 86 Most Wanted Terrorists.


NewsOne Nigeria reports that the Nigerian Army has released a list of 86 persons wanted “in connection with act of terrorism”.

Those on the list released by the Nigerian Army are alleged to be members of the Boko Haram sect.


Among those on the list are the leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, Abu Musa Al Barnawi, Modu Sulum, Malkam Umar, Bello Husba, Yan Kolo, Ibrahim Abu Maryam, Baka Kwasari, Bana Gonna, Mohammed Abu Maryam, Abu Imma, and Abu Dardda.

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The list was launched by the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, alongside Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, at the Nigerian Army Super Camp, Chabbal in Konduga local government area of Borno.


NewsOne Nigeria understands that the ceremony also witnessed the launch of civilian JTF, hunters, and vigilantes into the operations of the Nigerian Army Super Camp.

The army chief said the two events were part of activities designed for the final push to end Boko Haram activities in the north-east region.

Buratai  said no “child CJTF” will participate in the operation, calling on the public to support the military in fishing out remnants of the insurgents.

Governor Zulum renewed his call on Boko Haram insurgents who hiding in Sambisa forest and bushes in the fringes of Lake Chad to lay down their arms and surrender.


Meanwhile, NewsOne Nigeria understands that this is the fourth time that the Nigerian military would roll out lists of “wanted terrorists”.

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