President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday confer with security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja about the surrender of Boko Haram commanders.
Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, confirmed this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday.
Adesina noted that the nation security forces had in the past few weeks taken the battle more robustly to insurgents, bandits and all other criminals troubling the country which they are now surrendering in droves.
Dandal Kura Radio International reports that Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno had on Aug. 14 raised alarm over the security implication of the ongoing surrender of Boko Haram terrorists in the State.
Meanwhile less than 48 hours after the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, renamed Operation Lafiya Dole to Operation Hadin Kai for mobilizing critical stakeholders’ in the fight against Boko Haram terrorists, residents have started providing useful information to the military in their communities.
This has led to the arrest of some Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) supporters and collaborators in tactical operations, PR Nigeria has learnt.